decorative art definition

  • noun:
    • Art produced or intended primarily for utility, including jewelry, furniture, alongside crafts.
    • Any of the art forms, such as for example pottery, weaving, or jewelry making, always create these types of art. Often used in the plural.
  • adjective:
    • art work which has for the end ornamentation, rather than the representation of items or occasions.
54 votes

How would you define decorative art?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!