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Anniversary

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Editorial by John Fleming

ORNAMENTUM celebrates 10 years of publication in 2015 as it continues to record our delight in the pursuit and pleasure of discovering and promoting interest...

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Sport and the Decorative Arts

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Editorial by John Fleming

I
N THE WORLD of entertainment today, sport appears to play an ever-expanding role in the opiate spaces of the public imagination. In the...
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Editorial: Botanical Art

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Editorial by John Fleming

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LTHOUGH THE DECORATIVE IMPULSE in its earliest historic manifestations may be ascribed to human understanding of natural forms and forces as signs with mythic,...
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Architecture and the Decorative

Editorial by John Fleming

Until the mid-19th century, architecture in the formal European tradition, as opposed to the vernacular, generally followed classical concepts of structure and style. Where structure was...

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