Interior Design Since 1900

Interior Design Since 1900

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This revised and expanded history of interior design from the 19th-century Arts and Crafts movement to the present day is packed with examples and analysis of all the major styles and trends, including Art Nouveau, Bauhaus, the Modern Movement and Art Deco through to Post-Modern and Hi-Tech Design. The author has brought the book right up to date with a new chapter on sustainable interior design, focusing on public spaces such as hotels, offices and shops.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 150 x 210 x 17.78mm | 545g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 3rd ed.
  • 145 Illustrations, black and white; 72 Illustrations, color
  • 0500203970
  • 9780500203972
  • 132,150

Table of contents

Foreword * Reforming Victorian Taste * The Search for a New Style The Modern Movement * Art Deco and the Moderne * The Emergence of Interior Decoration as a Profession * Post-War Modernism Consumer Culture * The Post-Modern Era * The Sustainability of Interior Design
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Review quote

'A range of important issues for the history of interior design in the 20th century' - Journal of Design History 'Packed with examples and analysis of all the major styles and trends ... written clearly and succinctly' - Antiques Diary
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About Anne Massey

Anne Massey graduated in the History of Modern Art and Design at the University of Northumbria in 1980, and gained her doctorate there in 1984 with research on the Independent Group and post-war British design theory. She has written extensively on the history of art and design, and was the founding editor of the journal Interiors: Design, Architecture, Culture (2010-).
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