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By Ernst Lehner

Reproducing in old series 1355 symptoms, seals, and emblems from the best drawings of heavenly our bodies, in the course of the tricky heraldic units of the center a long time, to fashionable livestock manufacturers and hobo signal language, this publication may be of significant worth to the economic artist and clothier. the improvement of guy as an artist and fashion designer is right here recorded pictorially by means of one of many world's most efficient specialists within the box of picture artwork, Ernst Lehner.
This e-book is split into thirteen sections, every one with a separate short creation: Symbolic Gods and Deities (Egyptian, Babylonian, Greek, Germanic, Incan, Aztec, Hindu, Buddhist, Taoist, etc.); Astronomy and Astrology; Alchemy, Magic, and Mystic (Nordic runes, magic circles, etc.); Church and faith; Heraldry (coats of palms, badges, etc.); Monsters and Imaginary Figures; eastern Crests; Marks and Signets (engravers, goldsmiths, armorers, stonemasons, etc.); Watermarks (fourteenth–eighteenth centuries); Printer's Marks (fifteenth–seventeenth centuries); farm animals manufacturers; and Hobo indicators. all of the symptoms, symbols, and signets are pictured in black and white on strikingly laid out pages, with complete explanatory notes for either lay readers and specialists.
Anyone drawn to technique of communique except language will locate this e-book interesting and authoritative. the coed and instructor within the image arts will locate it a realistic visible advisor in the course of the transformation of straightforward marks and indicators into the complex trademarks of our time.

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