Cameo binding

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Bookbinding with a central medallion in low relief, produced by the pressure of an intaglio stamp directly into the leather; it is also known as a ‘plaquette binding’. The form is popular in Italian Renaissance bindings.


Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

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