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An art movement from England in the last decades of the 1800's that reacted against the Industrial Revolution by returning to handicrafts and traditional materials of production.

Arts and Crafts Movement

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The leader of the English Arts and Crafts movement; he called for a nobility of purpose, faith in natural materials and handcrafted methods of production, and individual expression by designers and craftspeople.

William Morris

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A group of young artists who banded together in the 1880's to bring greater recognition and respect to the design arts.

The Century Guild

4

Printing shop set up by William Morris in England to produce high quality printed books whose design was influenced by medieval aesthetic.

Kelmscott Press

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American designer, influenced by the Kelmscott Press. He produced limited edition books, developed typefaces, and elevated the design quality of American books.

Bruce Rogers