EXAMPLES OF CHINESE ORNAMENT 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 by Owen Jones. From the Preface:
Image Plate from Owen Jones' 1853 classic, "The Grammar of Ornament". The Grammar of Ornament - great book with lots of patterns/colours. Also worth looking into religious patterns - lots of colour inspiration.