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Racinet, A. (Auguste) 1825-1893

Overview
Works: 796 works in 1,469 publications in 7 languages and 8,382 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Terminology  Sources  Bibliography  Illustrated works  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Lithographer, Creator, Redactor, Contributor, Engraver, Director, Honoree, Publishing director
Classifications: GT510, 391.009
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Most widely held works by A Racinet
The historical encyclopedia of costume by A Racinet( Book )

147 editions published between 1876 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,612 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
Full-color picture sourcebook of historic ornament : all 120 plates from "L'ornement polycrome," series II by A Racinet( Book )

106 editions published between 1825 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DOVER PICTORIAL ARCHIVE SERIES; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; PUBLISHER'S NOTE; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
The world of ornament : complete coloured reprint of L'Ornement polychrome (1869-1888) & L'Ornement des tissus (1877) by A Racinet( Book )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 254 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
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

Klædedragten fra antikken til det 19. århundrede
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 )

19 editions published between 1877 and 1881 in 3 languages and held by 60 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
Geschichte des Kostüms by A Racinet( Book )

24 editions published in 1888 in German and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ornamente aus drei Jahrtausenden by A Racinet( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1872 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diccionario de la ornamentación by A Racinet( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racinet's historic ornament in full color : all 100 plates from "L'ornement polychrome," Series I by A Racinet( Book )

28 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This amazing compilation of decorative motifs from around the world is unparalleled in its range of coverage with examples from early Greek, Roman and Egyptian designs through those of the 19th century. Geographically diverse, the book covers ornamentation from Asia and Africa as well as Europe and the Americas
Fashion details : a historical sourcebook( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 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
Le costume historique. Cinq cents planches; trois cents en couleurs, or et argent, deux cents en camaïeu. Avec des notices explicatives et une étude historique by A Racinet( Book )

17 editions published between 1876 and 1888 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De la prostitution en Europe depuis l'antiquité jusqu'à la fin du XVIe siècle by Auguste-Philippe-Edouard 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.

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