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Create stained glass panels in the traditional Art Nouveau style. This was the dominant art style in both Europe and America at the turn of the 20th century. One of its most delightful expressions can be seen in the delicately colored stained glass designs of the period. This volume combines two rare and important early 20th-century portfolios to present nearly 200 full-color stained glass designs.
The first of these volumes includes more than 90 magnificent motifs include lovely floral and foliate designs, graceful female figures in flowing robes, pastoral landscapes, seascapes dominated by billowing sails, humorous depictions of animals, and more. The second collection presents more than 100 Art Nouveau stained glass designs from the hard-to-find early 20th-century portfolio Bunte Verglasungen.
The book's authentic, original designs were the work of several fine contemporary artists, including Raoul Bacard, René Beauclair, George Montague Ellwood, Rudolf Geyling, Josef Goller, and others. As a sourcebook for inspiration or direct use, this handsome collection of authentic full-color, royalty-free designs will be a welcome addition to any designer's studio or craftsman's workshop.