Ornamentists

Creators of ornament, which includes decorative forms that are an integral part of a building or object but are not essential to its structure. The term is especially used to refer to those artists who specialize in engraved designs of ornament.

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Creators of ornament, which includes decorative forms that are an integral part of a building or object but are not essential to its structure. The term is especially used to refer to those artists who specialize in engraved designs of ornament.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300195482. The J. Paul Getty Trust.