Designs to up the style of even the dowdiest drawing room even if Queen Alexandra never comes to tea. Plates from Owen Jones “The Grammar of Ornament,” published in London in 1910.

Byzantine number 3. Plate XXX.
Byzantine number 3. Plate XXX. Collection of the University of Wisconsin. In the public domain due to age. via http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/DLDecArts/DLDecArts-idx?type=turn&entity=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones.p0125&id=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones&isize=M
Egyptian number 7. Plate X.
Egyptian number 7. Plate X. Collection of the University of Wisconsin. In the public domain due to age. via http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/DLDecArts/DLDecArts-idx?type=turn&entity=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones.p0055&id=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones&isize=M
Moresque number 4. Plate XLII.
Moresque number 4. Plate XLII. Collection of the University of Wisconsin. In the public domain due to age. via http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/DLDecArts/DLDecArts-idx?type=turn&entity=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones.p0171&id=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones&isize=M
Persian number 2. Plate XLV.
Persian number 2. Plate XLV. Collection of the University of Wisconsin. In the public domain due to age. via http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/DLDecArts/DLDecArts-idx?type=turn&entity=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones.p0183&id=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones&isize=M
Indian number 5. Plate LIII.
Indian number 5. Plate LIII. Collection of the University of Wisconsin. In the public domain due to age. via http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/cgi-bin/DLDecArts/DLDecArts-idx?type=turn&entity=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones.p0205&id=DLDecArts.GramOrnJones&isize=M
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