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Early English, Wells ; Warmington Church, Northamptonshire ; Warmington Church, Northamptonshire ; Decorated, Wells.

Image ID: 819344

Early English, Wells ; Warmington Church, Northamptonshire ; Warmington Church, Northamptonshire ; Decorated, Wells. (1910)

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Image Title

:  Early English, Wells ; Warmington Church, Northamptonshire ; Warmington Church, Northamptonshire ; Decorated, Wells.

Additional Name(s)

: Twopeny, William, 1797-1873 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1910

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 30 x 20 cm. (11 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Written on border: "1868" Printed on border: "Early English ornament is the most perfect, both in principle and in execution, of the Gothic period. There is as much elegance and refinement in modulations of form as there is in the ornament of the Greeks. It is always in perfect harmony with the structural features, and always grows naturally from them. It fulfils every one of the conditions which we desire to find in a perfect style of Art. ....
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Original Source

: From The grammar of ornament : illustrated by examples from various styles of ornament, one hundred and twelve plates. Bernard Quaritch, 1910) Jones, Owen (1809-1874), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Design -- Gothic

Source Description

: 2 folders (80 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC DESI-Got

Digital ID

: 819344

Record ID

: 704802

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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