TYPES OF ORNAMENTS IN THE DÉCOR OF THE TATAR HAND-WRITTEN BOOKS (XVII – EARLY XX CENTURY)

Abstract: 

For the first time in the art criticism of Tatarstan the whole range of types and motives of the décor in the Tatar hand-written books of the XVII – early XX century has been studied and presented by the author. Evolution in the ornamental décor of the ancient Tatar manuscripts is analyzed on specific examples.

Key words: 

hand-written book, ornament, pattern, geometrical ornament, flower and vegetative ornament, motive, motive element, rapport.

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