Imperial Museum of Art, Oriental Section, Part 3

There are old oriental artworks from catalog “Imperial Museum of Art”.

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Empire Ornament

Emperor’s style of interior Empire (arose in the era of Napoleon Bonaparte) has not proved convenient and well thought-out furniture and other interior items.

Old Ironwork

Items and hand-forged creations are original, unique, because blacksmith is artist and creator.

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Belarusian ethnic embroidery

Here are patterns of embroidery for towels, tablecloths, clothing, belts, bags from book K. Paulava “Belarusian ethnic ornament”, 1953.

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Vintage Paper Dolls

Paper dolls were invented in the 18th century at the court of King Louis XV.

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Medieval Letters

Medieval  manuscripts are always decorated with initials – a large capital letter (Latin initium – “start”).

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Imperial Museum of Art, Russian Section, Part 2

This is the second part of the post about book with pictures of Russian art 17th-18th centuries.

Imperial Museum of Art, Russian Section, Part 1

ceramic jugThis is a book with pictures of Russian art 17-18th centuries: ceramics, church supplies, clothing, forged products, inlay, carving, glass, embroidery, crockery etc.