Ideals in Art: Papers Theoretical, Practical, Critical by Walter Crane

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Author Crane, Walter, 1845-1915
LoC No. w06000069
Title Ideals in Art: Papers Theoretical, Practical, Critical
Contents Of the arts and crafts movement: its general tendency and possible outcome -- Of the teaching of art -- Of methods of art teaching -- Note on Tolstoi's "What is art?" -- Of the influence of modern, social, and economic conditions on the sense of beauty -- Of the social and ethical bearings of art -- Of ornament and its meaning -- Thoughts on house-decoration -- Of the progress of taste in dress in relation to art education -- Of temporary street decorations -- Of the treatment of animal forms in decoration and heraldry -- Of the designing of book-covers -- Of the use of gilding in decoration -- Of raised work in gesso -- The relation of the easel picture to decorative art -- A great artist [G. F. Watts] in a literary searchlight.
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Language English
LoC Class N: Fine Arts
Subject Art
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