From Examples of Chinese ornament, by Owen Jones, London, 1867.  Various objects in blue-and-white china. The center composition and the borders at the top of the plate are very Persian in character and arrangement.

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:

Owen Jones’s The Grammar of Ornament. Originally published in 1856, this book is one of the holy grails of art reference books.

Beautiful Egyptian Ornements / Owen Jones’s The Grammar of Ornament. Originally published in this book is one of the holy grails of art reference books. Architecture, design, and patterns

[page image]  Jones, Owen, 1809-1874. / The grammar of ornament  (1910)

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Image Plate from Owen Jones' 1853 classic, "The Grammar of Ornament". by EricGjerde, via Flickr

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.

Owen Jones, 'Original drawing for The Grammar of Ornament (Moresque No. 5)' | V

Owen Jones, 'Original drawing for The Grammar of Ornament (Moresque No. Owen Jones, 'Original drawing for Beautiful mosaic patterns - The Grammar of Ornament (Moresque No.

Egyptian Ornament, original illustration from `The Grammar of Ornament`, 1856 (pencil and w/c)

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Designs for tiles in Islamic style | Jones, Owen | V Search the Collections

Designs for tiles in Islamic style

V&A Collections: Drawings, Art Design, Patterns - Designs for tiles in Islamic style

Decorative Arts: The grammar of ornament: [Pompeian ornament. Plates 23, 24, 25]

Pompeian ornament Owen Jones' 1853 classic book, "The Grammar of Ornament".

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