Discover all the things that inspire you
You can also sign in with
There’s more to see...
Come take a look at what else is here!
She used Pinterest to find new views to admire
Join Pinterest to find all the things that inspire you.
Creating an account means you’re okay with Pinterest's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
50+
billion Pins
to explore
15
seconds to
sign up (free!)
Visit site

Related Pins

Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections

Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections

from 'examples of chinese ornament selected from objects in the south kensington museum and other collections' (1867)

Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington Museum and other collections (1867) by Owen Jones

Jones, Owen: Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections 1867. Plate VIII. From a blue-and-white china Bottle. Here we have continuous stems running round the bottle, throwing off flowers right and left, fitting into each other as it were, and yet triangulation is never lost sight of.

EXAMPLES OF CHINESE ORNAMENT (1867) A selection from the 100 plates featured in the book Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections (1867) by Owen Jones. From the Preface:

A selection from the 100 plates featured in the book Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections (1867) by Owen Jones.

Chinese decorative art motifs #DecorativeChineseArt #ChineseCeramics

glamorous. fabulous. charming. fun. flirty. elegant. exciting. delicate. whimsical. wonderful. dramatic. cute. dreamy. alluring. magnificent. daring. enticing. enchanting. charming. sassy. sexy. sweet. artistic. creative. exquisite. stunning. daring. luxurious. delightful. whimsical. glorious. heartfelt. simply beautiful. this blog is dedicated to all things divine and that inspire us to enjoy a more exquisite life.

From Examples of Chinese ornament, by Owen Jones, London, 1867. Via archive.org.

patterns & prints
Coqui de Vicente
patterns & prints

Examples of Chinese ornament selected from objects in the South Kensington museum and other collections.

Examples of Chinese Ornament (1867) | The Public Domain Review