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.
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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.
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