— Geometrics

With research underway into another projects where The English Group shall once again be working with geometric patterns and Arabesques, here’s but a glimpse towards this sublime artform.


The first image is of a tile from Iberia.

The following images are in order:


An illustration by Christopher Dresser from Studies In Design, Ornament In The Arabian Style (an 1876 lithograph).


Details from an 1877 mosaic mural from Prisse d’Avens, Mosquée d’El-Bordeyny.


From Karl Gerstner’s 1986 book ‘The Forms Of Colour; The Interaction Of Visual Elements’.


Via: Design Is Fine. History Is Mine



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