Renaissance Palmette Motifs

Creator

Vidéky, János
Posner Károly Lajos Műintézete, Budapest
Hungarian Royal Ministry of Agriculture, Industry and Trade

Title

Renaissance Palmette Motifs

Date

1882

Identifier

E_234_II_025_pl_XXIIII

Type

prints
ornamental print

Subject

ornaments
decorations
plant-derived motifs

Description

The print belongs to the portfolio of printed lithographs used as teaching tools in the Hungarian drawing schools during the last decades of the 19th century and the first decades of the 20th century. The prints were designed by the painter, designer and professor János Vidéky (1827-1901), the director of the Budapest Metropolitan Industrial Drawing School between 1879 and 1901. The copying of ornamental motifs was part of the beginning level of the drawing education in the period. This item belongs to the collection of [Models for Freehand Drawing for the Lower Industrial Schools. Commissioned by the Hungarian Royal Ministry of Agriculture, Industry and Trade. Budapest, 1882.] / Szabadkézi rajzminták az alsó ipariskolák számára a földmivelési-, ipar- és kereskedelemügyi magyar királyi miniszterium megbizásából. Budapest, 1882.

Rights

Renaissance Palmette Motifs © Schola Graphidis Art Collection, Hungarian University of Fine Arts - High School of Visual Arts, Budapest
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Schola Graphidis Art Collection, Hungarian University of Fine Arts - High School of Visual Arts, Budapest

Dimensions

30.6 x 43.7 cm

Material

paper

Technique

lithographs