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Jugendstil Ornaments by Peter Behrens

DescriptionEnglish: Typographic ornament by Peter Behrens
Date1901
SourceGrossherzog Ernst Ludwig und die Ausstellung der Künstler-Kolonie in Darmstadt von Mai bis Oktober 1901 (https://archive.org/details/grossherzogernst00auss/page/n161/mode/2up)
AuthorPeter Behrens
These scalable ornaments can be used at any size.

Neptune’s Horses, by Walter Crane

DescriptionEnglish: Neptune’s Horses by Walter Crane: “First sketch for the picture exhibited at the Royal Water Colour Society in 1892 & the New Gallery in 1893 & now in the collection of Herr Ernst Seeger, Berlin.”
Date1898
Source“The Work of Walter Crane” in The Art Journal (https://archive.org/details/gri_33125012663791/mode/2up)
AuthorWalter Crane

Three Hungarian Art Nouveau Floral Headpieces

DescriptionEnglish: Ornament from a 1901 Hungarian book
Date1901
SourceAdapted from A pesti régi városház története (https://archive.org/details/pestiregivarosha00schm/page/n3/mode/2up)
AuthorAnonymous
These scalable ornaments can be used at any size. They are reconstructed from the originals by redrawing some of the elements.