- The arts concerned with the production of objects which are both useful and beautiful.More example sentences
- The movement was very successful in going beyond the borders of fine art and spreading into commercial and decorative arts.
- The collection focuses on American paintings and decorative arts from the late 17th through 19th centuries.
- The plates from the earlier work are used frequently as illustrations in this dictionary of materials and techniques in the decorative arts.
More definitions of decorative artsDefinition of decorative arts in:
- The US English dictionary