in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts
January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 19 words.
Ornamental motif (derived from Strapwork) of interlaced bands, used in early 18th-century Germany on furniture, metalwork and pottery.
Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.
(b 1705; d 1774).
German cabinetmaker, active in Würzburg. He supplied furniture decorated with marquetry for the Residenz in Würzburg, including a bureau-cabinet on sculptural...
in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Techniques and Principles. 60 words.
[Laub- und BandelwerkGer.: ‘foliate-and strapwork’]
Delicate foliage ornament with interlacing straps, associated particularly with the ornamental designs of Jean Berain I and...