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By Carol Belanger Grafton

Spectacular plates reprinted from infrequent nineteenth- and early-20th-century English, French, and Spanish brands' catalogs. four hundred royalty-free examples encouraged by means of greater than 2,000 years of tile designs produced via the civilizations of Islam, Greece, Rome, and Byzantium, between others. greatest number of colour tile designs in one quantity.

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They seem to have appeared in Europe only early in the current millennium (centuries after the arrival of mosaic), when they reached Spain via the Moors. The principles of Islamic design have tended to prevail ever since. The motifs are generally abstract (reflecting a religious tradition prohibiting artistic representation of living things), though floriated and foliated designs are also numerous; and a mass of detail usually fills in all the available area, without creating a strongly “hierarchical” structure—a highly practical principle that permits considerable adaptation in the design’s overall proportions.

Fils, Paris. Many of the designs are credited, several to artists and architects of some reputation in their time. They appear, of course, greatly reduced, reflecting ratios of 1:6,1:8,1:10, 1:15 and 1:16. In the original catalogs the tiles are recommended for use in a variety of buildings (schools, churches, conservatories, public buildings) and areas (courtyards, halls, vestry rooms, lobbies, vestibules) and for numerous specific surfaces and purposes (fireplaces, pilasters, furniture, flowerboxes, stringcourses, dadoes, friezes, moldings, altar rails and steps, ecclesiastical pavements, inscriptions, baths, skirtings, fenders).

You may use the designs and illustrations for graphics and crafts applications, free and without special permission, provided that you include no more than ten in the same publication or project. (For permission for additional use, please write to Permissions Department. Dover Publications, Inc.. 31 East 2nd Street, Mineola. Y. ) However, republication or reproduction of any illustration by any other graphic service, whether it be in a book or in any other design resource, is strictly prohibited.

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