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Racinet, A. (Auguste) 1825-1893

Overview
Works: 806 works in 1,545 publications in 7 languages and 9,276 library holdings
Genres: History  Reference works  Pictorial works  Terminology  Sources  Illustrated works  Bibliography  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Contributor, Creator, Lithographer, Redactor, Engraver, Publishing director, Director, Honoree
Classifications: GT510, 391.009
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Most widely held works by A Racinet
The historical encyclopedia of costume by A Racinet( Book )

153 editions published between 1876 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work condenses Racinet's classic six-volume set, History of World Costume (1876-1888), and translates it into English for the first time. Its text and 2,000 illustrations, most in full color, cover worldwide costumes from ancient Egypt to nineteenth-century Europe--royalty, the working class, soldiers, and the poor
Racinet's historic ornament in full color : all 100 plates from "L'ornement polychrome," Series I by A Racinet( Book )

60 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History and developement of the ornament arts
The world of ornament : complete coloured reprint of L'Ornement polychrome (1869-1888) & L'Ornement des tissus (1877) by A Racinet( Book )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A compendium of history's most elegant and beautiful patterns and ornamental designs at your fingertips--for perusal or download anytime, in high-resolution format. The World of Ornament brings together the two greatest encyclopedic collections of ornament of the 19th century: Racinet's L'Ornement polychrome Volumes I and II (1875-1888) and Dupont-Auberville's L'Ornement des tissus (1877). Adapted from historical items dating from antiquity, including jewelry, tiles, stained glass, illuminated manuscripts, textiles and ceramics, these ornamental designs encompass a wide range of cultural and esthetic motifs and patterns--including classical Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Etruscan, Asian and middle-Eastern, as well as European designs from medieval times through the 19th century."--Publisher
Full-color picture sourcebook of historic ornament : all 120 plates from "L'ornement polycrome," series II by A Racinet( Book )

22 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; PUBLISHER'S NOTE
Costume worldwide : a historical sourcebook : featuring the classic artworks of Friedrich Hottenroth & Auguste Racinet( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CostumeWorldwide combines the studies of two classic 19th-century illustrators, Auguste Racinet and Friedrich Hottenroth, alongside an illuminating modern text. Their works are presented first by chronology and then by subject, so that illustrators, historians and students alike can choose to follow the path of fashion through the centuries, or study in detail the contrasting styles of individual clothing and accessories
Weltgeschichte der Kostüme by A Racinet( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keramic art of Japan by George Ashdown Audsley( Book )

20 editions published between 1877 and 1881 in 3 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a survey of Japanese designs and motifs used for ceramics
Histoire du costume by A Racinet( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in French and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une description des costumes de toutes les civilisations en 2000 illustrations issues de l'oeuvre de A. Racinet publiée originellement en six volumes entre 1876 et 1888 sous le titre
Fashion details : a historical sourcebook( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical sourcebook combining the works of the classic nineteenth-century illustrators Auguste Racinet and Friedrich Hottenroth with an authoritative modern text, this book is a study of the rich vocabulary of style through the ages. Subjects are presented first by chronology and then by subject, so that illustrators, historians and students alike can choose to follow the development of fashion through the centuries, or study individual styles, items and accessories. This invaluable sourcebook includes authoritative narrative from leading experts in the history of costume, contemporary quotes that reveal the impact of styles in their day, detailed annotation and an extensive glossary. From the Ancient World through to nineteenth century Europe, by way of Asia, Africa, Oceania and the Americas, this journey through historical costume is elegantly illustrated with images drawn from a variety of sources
Ornamente aus drei Jahrtausenden by A Racinet( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geschichte des Kostüms by A Racinet( Book )

13 editions published in 1888 in German and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Ane d'or ou La métamorphose by Apuleius( Book )

5 editions published in 1872 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diccionario de la ornamentación by A Racinet( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De la prostitution en Europe depuis l'antiquité jusqu'à la fin du XVIe siècle by Auguste Philippe Édouard Rabutaux( )

2 editions published in 1851 in French and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The historical encyclopedia of costume
Alternative Names
Auguste Racinet Frans cultureel historicus (1825-1893)

Auguste Racinet französischer Illustrator und Kostümkundler

Auguste Racinet French cultural historian, illustrator and painter

Racinet, A.

Racinet, A. 1825-1893

Racinet, A. (Albert), 1825-1893

Racinet, A. (Auguste), 1825-1893

Racinet, A.C.A. 1825-1893

Racinet, A fils

Racinet Albert

Racinet, Albert 1825-1893

Racinet, Albert C. A.

Racinet, Albert Charles Auguste.

Racinet, Albert Charles Auguste 1825-1893

Racinet, Auguste.

Racinet, Auguste 1825-...

Racinet Auguste 1825-1893

Racinet fils

Racinet, M. A.

Racinet, M. A. 1825-1893

Расине, А. Ш. А 1825-1893

ラシネ, A.

ラシネ, M. A.

ラシネ, アルベール

ラシネ, オーギュスト

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Racinet's historic ornament in full color : all 100 plates from "L'ornement polychrome," Series IThe world of ornament : complete coloured reprint of L'Ornement polychrome (1869-1888) & L'Ornement des tissus (1877)Full-color picture sourcebook of historic ornament : all 120 plates from "L'ornement polycrome," series IICostume worldwide : a historical sourcebook : featuring the classic artworks of Friedrich Hottenroth & Auguste RacinetRacinet