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Wellesley College Library
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Includes facsims
Topic: Flowers in literature
Wellcome Library
by Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791. n 50032813
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ESTC
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Topic: English language
Edition limited to 300 numbered copies on French hand-made paper"
Topic: Sex
Issued in a limited edition of "only three thousand copies"
Topics: Erotic literature, Erotic art, Sex in literature, Pornography, Sex, Prostitution, Homosexuality,...
3000 copies were privately printed by the anthropological branch of the Falstaff Press in 1933
Topics: Paraphilias, Sex, Homosexuality, Prostitution, Erotica, Nudity
Wellcome Library
by Stekel, Wilhelm, 1868-1940.; Stekel, Wilhelm, 1868-1940
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Translation of Sadismus und Masochismus
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Topic: Paraphilias
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Sade, marquis de, 1740-1814
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In illustrated wrapper with cover title: Marquis de Sade
Topic: Erotic literature
GIA
by Hendley, Thomas Holbein, 1847-1917
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With 167 plates (32 in colours, 135 in monochrome). Extracted from the Journal of Indian Art, 1906-1909. "It is certainly the largest, most detailed, and lavishly illustrated monograph ever to appear on the subject. The jewelry of each province of India and Burma is carefully examined and described, with citations from works of early travelers and other authorities giving the native terms and synonomies for specific types of jewels, and, in some instances, for gemstones, jewelry-making...
Topic: Jewelry--India--History
GIA
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"The text covers the entire span of ancient to modern knowledge of the pearl, its host, formation, the natural history of the several shellfish, salt- and fresh-water, methods of fishing, preparation of pearls, marketing, fashion, lore, and many other topics directly or indirectly related to the central theme... [a] truly monumental work..."--Gemology by J. Sinkankas, entry no. 3690.
Topic: Pearls
GIA
by Chas. B. Engel (Firm)
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Topic: Jewelry--Catalogs
GIA
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Jewelry catalog by the company, Baird-North Co., Providence, R. I.
Topics: Baird-North Co.--Catalogs, Jewelers--Catalogs, Jewelry--Catalogs, Jewelers--United States--Rhode...
GIA
by Sinkankas, John, 1915-2002
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Originally published: Radnor, Pa. : Chilton Book Co., c1981. "...over 700 references to beryl are presented. In addition, Sinkankas includes an appendix of beryl nomenclature, listing over 500 names for beryl that he encountered during his research. [This book] is the ultimate reference on beryl and is a definite must for the library of anyone interested in gems."--Gems & Gemology, Winter 1981, p. 242. Appendix on derivation of names and terms. Includes bibliographical references...
Topics: Emeralds, Beryl
GIA
by Follot, Paul
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12 colored plates heightened by hand, and 12 black-and-white plates of Art Nouveau jewelry and decorative items. Publication date provided in lot description.
Topics: Art nouveau, Jewelry--Europe--Design--History--19th century, Jewelry--Europe--Design--History--20th...
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Velde, Theodoor H. van de (Theodoor Hendrik), 1873-1937
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"With 480 cinematographic and 54 full-page illustrations"
Topics: Women's Health, Physical Fitness, Exercise
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Topics: Erotica, Paraphilias, Sadomasochism
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Berg, Karl.; Berg, Karl
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Topic: Sadism
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Topics: Photography of the nude, Photography, Erotic
Community Texts
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Volume 2
Topics: Fashion, fabric swatches
Smithsonian Libraries
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Manuscript. Creator not indicated
Topics: Devices (Heraldry), Samurai, Costume
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Design, Art, Japanese
Treatise on shirtmaking, late 19th century.
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Topics: shirtmaking, Men's clothing, Tailoring -- Pattern design, Garment cutting, Costume design
Source: https://hdl.handle.net/2027/uc1.31175002998998
French Institute, Assumption College
by Jobin, Marie Eugenie, 1877-1959; Jobin, Theodore, 1883-1955, ill.
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Includes hand drawn diagrams and mounted fabric samples.; Book I: Fundamentals of costume design -- Book II: Abridged history of costume -- Book III: Suitability of dress, designing of costumes.; Written while the author was a teacher in the Boston Public Schools, this unpublished manuscript was intended for publication and use as a textbook for women who aspired to be dress designers. A manual of dress design and a history of fashion from the Egyptian era to 1955, it includes pen and ink...
Topics: Clothing and dress, Fashion--History, Dressmaking--History, Dressmaking--Pattern design, Costume...
Prelinger Library
by Hawes, Elizabeth, 1903-1971
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Topics: Fashion, Clothing and dress, Costume design
Smithsonian Libraries
by Lepape, Georges, 1887-1971; Corrard, Pierre, 1877-1914
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statement of responsibility: Georges Lepape peignit ces 12 gouaches ; Pierre Corrard fit la préface et les légendes
Topics: Costume, Fashion
Reprinted from the Footwear organiser, January to December, 1933
Topics: Footwear, Shoes, Fashion
Smithsonian Libraries
by Vogel, Lucien; Astruc, Marcel; Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Art School. Library, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: Lucien Vogel, directeur ; red́acteur en chef, Marcel Astruc
Topics: Periodicals, Fashion, Costume
Smithsonian Libraries
by Vogel, Lucien; Astruc, Marcel; Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Art School. Library, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: Lucien Vogel, directeur ; red́acteur en chef, Marcel Astruc
Topics: Periodicals, Fashion, Costume
Smithsonian Libraries
by Vogel, Lucien; Astruc, Marcel; Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Art School. Library, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: Lucien Vogel, directeur ; red́acteur en chef, Marcel Astruc
Topics: Periodicals, Fashion, Costume
Smithsonian Libraries
by Vogel, Lucien; Astruc, Marcel; Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Art School. Library, former owner. DSI
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Suspended 1915-1919
Topics: Fashion, Costume
Community Texts
by Vogel, Lucien; Astruc, Marcel; Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Art School. Library, former owner. DSI
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Suspended 1915-1919
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Topics: Fashion, Costume
Fashion design
Topics: Fashion, Drawing
Smithsonian Libraries
by Vogel, Lucien; Astruc, Marcel; Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Art School. Library, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: Lucien Vogel, directeur ; red́acteur en chef, Marcel Astruc
Topics: Fashion, Costume
Smithsonian Libraries
by Vogel, Lucien; Astruc, Marcel; Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Art School. Library, former owner. DSI
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Suspended 1915-1919
Topics: Fashion, Costume
Smithsonian Libraries
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Description based on surrogate of: 1901 (monthly issues bound together subsequent to publication)
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Artists
Half t.p.: L'ornementation par la plante
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Cornell University Library
by Rose, Augustus F. (Augustus Foster), 1873-1946; Cirino, Antonio
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Jewelry, Decoration and ornament
Getty Research Institute
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2 unnumbered leaves, 48 unnumbered leaves of plates : 39 cm
Topics: Coptic textile fabrics, Textile fabrics -- Egypt, Coptic tapestry, Tapestry -- Egypt, Tapestry,...
Community Texts
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Author: R. Turner Wilcox Charles Scribner's Sons, New York (NY), 1952, 200 pp.
Topics: Natural Hair - Postiche or False Beard, Wig in Ringlets - Origin of Veil, Miter or Tiara - Floral...
Library Genesis - Open
by Max Tilke
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Книга посвящена развитию восточного народного и служебного костюма. Рассматриваются костюмы разных слоев общества – купцов, дехкан, воинов, женщин, сатрапов султанов и простых городских бедняков. Перевод сделан с немецкого издания. Книга предназначалась для...
Cultural Resources of India
by Biswas, A. (Arabinda), 1925-
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Reprint. Originally published 1985.
Internet Archive Books
by Goldsmith, Elizabeth Edwards, 1860-
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Topic: Christian art and symbolism
Author: Radoslava Ganeva Bulgarian Bestseller - NMBBP, Sofia, 2003, 36 pp. Additional Material: 1. Liz Mellish. Bulgaria's Ethnic Dress. 2. Venera Naslednikova. History of Bulgarian Costume.
Topics: Layers of Clothing, Female Upper Clothes, Male Costumes, Furs Clothing, Middle Belt and Girdle,...
Community Texts
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Authors: Vyara Kovacheva-Kostadinova et al. (translated by Elena Vatashka) Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (National Ethnographic Museum), Sofia, 1994, 94 pp.
Topics: Bulgarian Ethnology and Ethnomuseology, Textiles - Embroidery - Needleware (Kene) - Metalwork -...
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Contains 276 mounted samples of Middle European peasant laces of the 18th & 19th century, some darned. Six additional textile pieces laid in. -- cf. Pencil note on inside of front cover. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Lace and lace making -- Europe, Central -- 18th century, Lace and lace making -- Europe, Central --...
TL-2
Topics: Flowers, Medicinal plants
Boston Public Library
by Boston Type Foundry
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At head of title: First letter foundry in New England. Established 1817
Topic: Printing
Source: bplsc
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Thornton, Robert John, 1768?-1837
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statement of responsibility: by R. J. Thornton.
Topic: Botany
Consists of colored plates
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Japanese, Design, Textile fabrics
Consists of colored plates
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Japanese, Design, Textile fabrics
Consists of colored plates
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Japanese, Design, Textile fabrics
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Dillmont, Thérèse de, 1846-1890
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Topic: Embroidery
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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15 sheets, size varies. Some stamped New York School of Applied Design. A number signed A.H. Smith, on front or back, 1906 & 1907, done in watercolor. One floral rug design, marked circa 1890 Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection
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Topics: Design, Plants in art, New York School of Applied Design for Women, Decoration and ornament--Plant...
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Exhibited:"Summer Kimono, The Color of Blue Sky...Morning Pilgrimage," organized by the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library, June 22- September 8, 2008.
Topics: Design, Textile fabrics--Japan
Tattoo Magazines
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International Tattoo Art 2011-10
Topics: tattoo, tattooing, peters, art, detroit, tattoos, worldmags, chambers, spurlock, artists,...
Tattoo Magazines
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Tattoo Collection 48 2012 Italy
Topics: tattoo, mediafriends, italy, editorial, viale, miki, vialetto, collection, decide, insects, tattoo...
Tattoo Magazines
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Tattoo is Pain Octubre 2012
Topics: los, para, una, por, con, del, tattoo, como, las, mas, mundo del, todos los, del tatuaje, con los,...
Metropolitan Museum of Art - Gallery Images
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Topics: late 19th century, Album of fourteen pages, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Asia, Books, Sample books,...
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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On spine and cover: 15100-15198
Topics: Textile fabrics -- France, Sample books
Source: folio
Smithsonian Libraries
by Liénard-Fiévet, Ch
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1 portfolio (2 albums) : 32 cm
Topics: Silk, Dyes and dyeing, Silk -- Sample books, Dyes and dyeing -- Silk
Digitization of this title is in recognition of the service of Ms. Liuba González de Armas, member of the University of Alberta Libraries 2016-2017 Students' Library Advisory Committee
Topics: Textile design, Art, Canadian
Smithsonian Libraries
by Mori, Yūzan, -1917
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Title from daisen on cover
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Themes, motives, Waves in art
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Title from spine
Topics: Design, Decoration and ornament -- France, Decoration and ornament -- Directoire style
Source: folio
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Preface signed H.B. Contains descriptions for making decorations from pressed flowers and leaves, and pressed leaf and flower specimens. Exhibited:"Plants and Gardens in Art," organized by the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library, 1992-3. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection. 
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Topics: Plants in art, Floral decorations|, Decoration and ornament--Plant forms, Pressed flower pictures,...
Getty Research Institute
by Manufacture de M. Viard Veuve Lemaître
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Title supplied by cataloger
Topics: Manufacture de M. Viard Veuve Lemaître, Textile fabrics, Textile printing
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Siebmacher, Johann, d. 1611
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Poem on 7 pages at beginning signed. l: Sibmacher. Printed leaves have patterns from Sibmacher's Newes Modelbuch. Other leaves have graphs filled in by hand. Inside front cover is handwritten material in praise of Tugend (virtue). Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Embroidery, Design, Pattern books
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Loose plates from R. Ackermann's Repository of arts. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topics: Textile fabrics, Pattern books, Decoration and ornament--Plant forms, Muslin
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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No. t.-p. Information from dealer's description laid in
Topics: Embroidery, Design
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Desaint, A
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The double plate consists of mounted color specimens
Topics: Stencil work, Decoration and ornament
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Cover title
Topics: Alphabets, Initials
Source: folio
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
by Dillmont, Thérèse de, 1846-1890
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In portfolio
Topic: Macramé
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Library
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Added title-page, "Livre d'ornements, par Liénard ... Année MDCCCLXXII" and three special title-pages, lettered A,B,C, "Spécimens de la décoration et de l'ornementation au XIXme siècle, par Lienard", all with ornamental borders. First published in 1866. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topic: Decorative arts -- Netherlands -- History -- 19th century
Getty Research Institute
by Nyanza Color & Chemical Co., author
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Cover title
Topics: Dyes and dyeing, Dyes and dyeing
US National Library of Medicine
by Mexico. Departamento del Cuerpo Especial de Estado Mayor, author
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Caption title
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Topics: Clothing, Military Personnel, Emblems and Insignia
Pencil handwritten notes, in Spanish, at top of plates. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Topic: Textile fabrics -- Japan
Getty Research Institute
by Leopold Cassella & Co., author; Leopold Cassella & Co
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Includes mounted samples of dyed cotton
Topics: Dyes and dyeing, Dyes and dyeing