The problem with abstraction is how very easily it turns into a set of easy, decorative tropes.
Undergarments did enjoy a brief moment of exposure in the 18th century, with the ruling class indulging in decorative corsets.
But alas, it was just a decorative ring that would only fit on that particular digit.
Having been taught Modernism, a school of thought that scoffs at the decorative, materials became his primary means of expression.
One decorative panel worn under a black dress resembled samurai chest armor.
The snakeskin bird gets its name from its habit of using the cast-off skins of snakes for decorative purposes.
There is no difficulty in tracing this kind of decorative needlework.
In the third group are placed creative exercises in composition, in decorative design, and in many forms of manual training.
Portraits, decorative and scene painting, seem to have engrossed the art.
The robes of the figures, beautiful in combination of colour, are elaborated to the last degree of decorative detail.