Illustrated Exercises in Design


Illustrated Exercises in Design

BRANCH, Elizabeth Garrabrant

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Branch, instructor of art in Newark, NJ High School, instructs on straight lines, curves, composition, historic ornament, vase forms, movement, borders, simple and complex surface pattern, spacing and mounting of pictures. Purpose was to teach students good proportions, fundamental principles of constructive design, principles of stained glass, pure color, the strong attractive force of curved lines, "the beauty and the restful quality in rhythmic lines, areas and tones," etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Prang Company
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1911
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Nonpaginated. 28 x 19 cm. Brown cardboard boards with brown cloth spine. Lettering in black and flower design in brown. Some wear, slight soiling, bumped corners, tears in spine and small holes punched in rear board. Hinges loosening. Some thumbing, discolouration and a few stains inside. Minor tears. Some arithmetic or other pencil notations on a few pages. Black stain on rear pastedown has affected rear pages.

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