Christopher Dresser

the people"s designer--1834-1904 by Harry Lyons

Publisher: Antique Collectors" Club in Woodbridge, UK, Easthampton, MA

Written in English
Published: Pages: 320 Downloads: 364
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Subjects:

  • Dresser, Christopher,
  • Design -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century

Edition Notes

Includes index

  r designed metal kettle Without a doubt, Christopher Dresser ( - ) can be regarded as one of the great pioneers of modern design. He was among the first independent industrial designers, and he championed design reform in 19th century Britain while embracing modern manufacturing in the development of wallpaper, textiles, ceramics, glass, . Christopher Hopkins is an entrepreneur, best-selling author, cyber-star, and appearance aficionado. Affectionately known as The Makeover Guy®, Christopher uplifts lives around the world with his brilliant, witty and often addictive videos. Welcome to MAKEOVERGUY Appearance Studios. The first and only appearance studio of its kind, we provide.   A pioneer of modern design, Christopher Dresser (–) was one of the Victorian era's most important and influential stylists, whose works are eagerly sought by artists and craftspeople. A botanist by training, Dresser was Price: $ Choose from 1 authentic Christopher Dresser books for sale on 1stdibs. Explore all collectibles and curiosities created by Christopher Dresser.

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Originally published inStudies in Design features Dresser's exquisite design and classic theories that have enduring appeal. Christopher Dresser is considered by many to have been the most influential designer of the nineteenth century, and his designs later had a major influence on the Arts & Crafts and Modernist movements.

Christopher Dresser’s most popular book is Studies in Design. Christopher Dresser has 24 books on Goodreads with ratings. Christopher Dresser’s most popular book is Studies in. This book is published to accompany the first comprehensive exhibition devoted to his career. More than superb color photographs reveal Dresser's highly innovative ceramics, cast-iron garden furniture, and stark, geometric silverplate tableware, as well as previously unattributed designs for textiles, wallpaper, and by: 1.

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A pioneer of modern design, Christopher Dresser (–) was one of the Victorian era's most important and influential stylists, whose works are eagerly sought by artists and craftspeople.

A botanist by training, Dresser was 5/5(2). Originally published inStudies in Design features Dresser's exquisite design and classic theories that have enduring appeal.

Christopher Dresser is considered by many to have been the most influential designer of the nineteenth century, and his designs later had a major influence on the Arts & Crafts and Modernist by: 2. Essay Associated with the design reform movement in the second half of the nineteenth century, Christopher Dresser is considered the first industrial designer.

Dresser addressed the constraints as well as the strengths of the machine in the manufacture of. Christopher Dresser, (born July 4,Glasgow, Scotland—died NovemMulhouse, Alsace, Germany [now in France]), English designer whose knowledge of past styles and experience with modern manufacturing processes made him a pioneer in professional design.

Dresser studied at the School of Design in London (–54), where in he was. Christopher Dresser book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Christopher Dresser () was a pioneer of modern design and arg /5(2).

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statement of responsibility: by Chr. Dresser 1st ed Illustrated t.p Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress action: Design for Life Exhibit NKD77 ; plate 31 8/ through 2/ William Pages: Christopher Dresser delighted in his own times.

His enthusiasm for scientific progress and the machine-age contrasts with the pessimism of Ruskin and Morris. He expressed his optimism in his Popular Manual of Botany (): "The night of science is fast passing away; the dawn of a glorious day -- time has long since commenced, and we live in.

This book looks at all aspects of Dresser's career including wallpaper design, a wide variety of metalwork (most notably tableware and teapots), textile design, pottery, and glassware. His. Books By Christopher Dresser All by Christopher Dresser Paperback.

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Christopher Dresser is considered by many to have been the most influential designer of the nineteenth century, and his designs later had a major influence on the Arts & Crafts and Modernist movements/5(3). Book description Educated at the Government School of Design (predecessor of the Royal College of Art), Christopher Dresser (–) became arguably the first industrial designer, identified by his name on his by: 7.

Dresser, Christopher. Publication date Topics Architecture -- Japan, Art, Japanese, Decorative arts -- Japan, Japan -- Description and travel Images are not intact/corrupt in epub version of this book. 18, Views. 72 Favorites. 1 Review. DOWNLOAD OPTIONS download 1 file Pages:   A third generation modern designer, Christopher Dresser (–) was the successor to the great British reform designer, Owen Jones, who had been the successor to William Morris.

Dresser was a prolific designer and much of his work was highly decorative and very ornamental. In the University of Jena, Germany, where Schleiden held the chair, granted a conventional doctorate to Dresser on his submission of his books Rudiments of Botany () and Unity in Variety () and a short paper on plant structure; as Dresser did not attend the university his doctorate was awarded in absentia.

Dr Christopher Dresser is best remembered for his pioneering advances in design and associated technology. In the new industrial world of the nineteenth century, Dresser was the first designer to understand that machinery was a good servant but a poor master; he made it his business to understand how machines : Christopher Dresser from his book 'Studies in Design'.

Christopher Dresser began his professional life as a protege of renowned designer and architect Owen Jones. Dresser later became known for his role in the Aethestic Movement and innovative designs for.

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CHRISTOPHER DRESSER () UK. JAMES DIXON & SONS Sheffield, England. Teaset Sterling silver. Marks: JD&S, Chr. Dresser (facsimile signature),Sheffield assay marks for (“P” in an octagonal rectangle), Reg.

mark for Novem   Christopher Dresser () wordt beschouwd als de eerste professionele ontwerper van huishoudvoorwerpen in de nieuwe industriële tijd van de 19de eeuw. Catalogus n.a.v. de tentoonstelling ‘Christopher Dresser – Pioneer of Modern Design’ in het Design Museum Gent België, is samenwerking met Emil Fonfoneata & Caroline Thomas.

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Freeman's is pleased to be offering a rare Victorian teapot by influential designer Christopher Dresser in our 20 May auction of Silver & Objets de Vertu. Scottish born designer Christopher Dresser () is remembered for his significant influence on the Aesthetic movement and as a contributor and revolutionary in the field of industrial design.

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NW, Washington DC, | +1 () | Contact UsCited by: 2.Studies in Design (Historic Reprint)by Christopher Dresser $ hardcover August8 x 12 in, pp, 60 Color Plates, Rights: W, DesignIn Christopher Dresser's own words, "I have prepared this Work with the hope of assisting to bring about a better style of decorations for our houses.

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