This stunning picture book chronicles one hundred years of classic patterns,
featuring designs in a wide variety of styles, art movements, and countries of
origin to give an overview of surface design from the beginning of the last
century to the present day.
The book is full of original patterns from textiles, wallpaper, furniture, and
ceramics and other decorative designs, drawn from a wide range of sources,
including the rarely seen archives of leading manufacturers and private
collections. Images are arranged by color, and retro and contemporary images
come together so that exciting and unexpected juxtapositions occur.
Featuring stunning patterns from celebrated artists, such as Henry