[ca. 1923] · Paris
(Ernst, Henri - Publisher). Decoration Egyptienne. Paris: Ernst Henri, [ca. 1923]. Folio. Cloth spine and marbled boards with paper title label on upper cover, title leaf, 2 leaves of text, 36 colorful pochoir plates tipped onto heavy paper. Folder lacking spine, plates loose, but otherwise complete.
The plates show a wide variety of the decorative arts of Ancient Egypt including several examples of jewelry and textiles designs, decorative borders, urns, wooden sculptures, column ornamentation, decoration of coffered ceilings, furniture, perfume bottles, and more. The examples of wall paintings include scenes of royal personages in ceremonial costume, chariot races, boats, and processions of conquered peoples. (Inventory #: 1033)