Architecture and Interior Design from the 19th Century: v. 2

Architecture and Interior Design from the 19th Century: v. 2

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Exceptionally comprehensive, this single-source reference provides a thorough examination of architecture, interiors, furniture and decorative arts from antiquity to the present. Flexible and easy-to-use, this well-organized text enables readers to content chronologically or topically and covers all aspects of architecture and design--from the built environment, to furniture, to decorative accessories. Using both narrative and illustrations, it interweaves design analysis language with art and architecture and offers a broad range of illustrations types including plans, sections and details. A companion to Architecture and Interior Design Through the 18th Century: An Integrated History, it provides a complete reference on design history for all.show more

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  • Hardback | 1040 pages
  • 213.36 x 279.4 x 35.56mm | 2,199.91g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • figures
  • 0130985384
  • 9780130985385

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ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIOR DESIGN, FROM THE 19th CENTURY: AN INTEGRATED HISTORY ______________________________________________________________________________________ Buie Harwood, FIDEC, Hon. FASID, Certified Interior Designer, Virginia Bridget May, Ph.D., IDEC, Allied Member ASID Curt Sherman, FIDEC, Allied Member ASID Volume 1 is: ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIOR DESIGN, THROUGH THE 18th CENTURY: AN INTEGRATED HISTORY This two-volume set is the most thorough survey of architecture, interiors, furniture, and the decorative arts from the beginning of recorded history to the present. It is the most complete, integrated, and interdisciplinary reference for: _________________________________________________________________________________ the built environment interior design color exterior architectural features interior architectural features lighting space planning interior surface treatments textiles design details furniture decorative accessories _________________________________________________________________________________ The unique scope allows comparison in all areas of the built environment through the centuries to illustrate historical, social, cultural, and stylistic influences. Narrative and graphics interweave design analysis with architectural and design history. Innovations: The text is divided into various categories that address Historical and Social developments, Concepts, Design Characteristics, Architecture, Interiors, and Furnishings and Decorative Arts. Information in each chapter offers specifics on Important Buildings and Interiors, Important Treatises, Design Practitioners, and descriptive spotlights of numerous buildings, interiors, and furniture to assist in additional study. Graphic material features a wide diversity of over 3000 illustrations, many well known and some less common. Color photographs throughout the book expand the visual resources required for period study. Design diagramming highlights major design features allowing the reader to make visual connections between the content. Later Interpretations of stylistic illustrations provide a new dimension for the study of design history. > An extensive Glossary, Bibliography, and Index offer flexibility and ease of use. A comprehensive CD containing many of the illustrations in the book is available. "show more

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A. REVOLUTION 1. Industrial Revolution B. LATE NEOCLASSIC 2. Directoire, French Empire 3. German Greek Revival, Biedermeier 4. English Regency, British Greek Revival 5. American Greek Revival, American Empire C. VICTORIAN REVIVALS 6. Gothic Revival 7. Italianate, Renaissance Revival 8. Second Empire, Rococo Revival 9. Exoticism 10. Stick Style, Queen Anne D. ACADEMIC HISTORICISM 11. Romanesque Revival, Richardsonian Romanesque 12. Classical Eclecticism 13. Colonial Revival 14. Spanish Colonial Revival E. REFORMS 15. The Shakers 16. Aesthetic Movement 17. English Arts and Crafts 18. Shingle Style and American Arts and Crafts F. INNOVATION 19. Art Nouveau 20. Vienna Secession 21. Chicago School 22. Modern Forerunners 23. DeStijl 24. The Bauhaus G. MODERNISM 25. International Style 26. Art Deco, Art Moderne 27. Scandinavian Modern 28. Geometric Modern 29. Organic and Sculptural Modern 30. Modern Historicism H. EXPERIMENTATION 31. Late Modern 32. Post Modern 33. Later Modern 34. Environmental Modern 35. Neo-Modernshow more

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