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Jean-Michel Frank: The Strange and Subtle Luxury of the Parisian Haute-Monde in the Art Deco Period
By Rizzoli
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ean: 9780847830299, isbn: 0847830292,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
Jean-Michel Frank was perhaps the most influential Parisian designer and decorator of the 1930s and 1940s, inspiring such varied talents as Andree Putman and Bonetti and Garouse. Frank established his reputation and signature look with the design of the Paris apartment of the Vicomte Charles de Noailles. The Noailles were leading progressives of their day and patrons of the major painters of Paris. Frank’s style of understated luxury—vellum-sheathed walls, bleached leather, lacquer and

Prairie Designs for Stained Glass Windows
By Brand: Cliffside studio
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780964159709, isbn: 0964159708,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
''Prairie Designs for Stained Glass Windows'' is a book of 56 original designs by Alex Spatz in the Prairie School of design, which was started by Frank Lloyd Wright. It has designs in circles, rectangles and free-form shapes, in varying complexities for hobbyists of different levels.Used Book in Good Condition.

Gaudi: The Entire Works
By Triangle Postal
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ean: 9788484782797, isbn: 8484782794,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
A presentation of all of Gaudi's works: from his earliest projects until the end of his life. Featuring drawings of the buildings and a visual chronology of the architect's life. Joan Bassegoda explains each architectural monument..

The Papered Wall: The History, Patterns and Techniques of Wallpaper, Second Edition
By Thames & Hudson
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ean: 9780500285688, isbn: 0500285683,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
The definitive international history of wallpaper from its origins to today's digital and laser printing, now brought completely up to date. Wallpaper is high fashion, and literally so in the wallcovering lines launched by Gucci in 2003 and Benetton in 2004. Innovation has been fueled by technology (with developments such as multicolored dry rub-off transfers); by environmental concerns (with nonwovens, or vlies, that breathe and create no harmful residues); and by a profusion of retro, luxury,

Diedrich Rulfs: Designing Modern Nacogdoches
By Stephen F. Austin University Press
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ean: 9781936205172, isbn: 1936205173,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
Diedrich Anton Wilhelm Rulfs, the German-born architect who immigrated to Nacogdoches, Texas in 1880, transformed the historic frontier town into a modern city. The life and work of Rulfs and his interaction with his contemporaries is the story of Nacogdoches in the crucial years at the turn of the 20th century. The substantial visual legacy of Rulfs to the history of a pioneering town can be enjoyed today. Over fifty architectural creations are extant and form the core for the city’s

The Decoration Of Houses
By Brand: Rizzoli
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ean: 9780847829163, isbn: 0847829162,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
Edith Wharton's The Decoration of Houses is an invaluable reference, one of the classic works on interior decoration, and a testament to the enduring style of one of America's greatest writers. Written in collaboration with celebrated American architect Ogden Codman, Jr., Wharton's first book is a comprehensive look at the history and character of turn-of-the-century interior design, moving from historical traditions to the distinctive styles of contemporary taste. Published in association with

Barry Dixon Interiors
By Gibbs Smith
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ean: 9781423601890, isbn: 1423601890,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
From a Manhattan loft choreographed for entertaining to Arts and Crafts in a woodland glade, to embassy elegance in Washington, D.C., Barry Dixon has seen and designed it all. As one of America's top up-and-coming designers, Dixon's work is a masterful blend of traditional and contemporary that mixes color and texture in creative ways that have clients across the country clamoring for his designs. Barry Dixon Interiors was written by well-known author Brian Coleman (Scalamandre; Farrow & Ball),

The Authentics: A Lush Dive into the Substance of Style
By Clarkson Potter
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mpn: 9780804189255, ean: 9780804189255, isbn: 0804189250,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
From renowned photographer Melanie Acevedo and founding editor of domino magazine Dara Caponigro, comes a lush dive into the private worlds and gorgeous homes of creative trailblazers in art, design, and fashion around the world.The Authentics is a deep exploration into the substance of style through evocative photography and stimulating interviews that seek to unravel the tenets of taste and talent. The featured homeowners, all true originals, help define our culture--including interior

The Function of Ornament
By Actar
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ean: 9788496540507, isbn: 8496540502,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Architecture needs mechanisms that allow it to become connected to culture. It achieves this by continually capturing the forces that shape society as material to work with. Architecture's materiality is therefore a composite one, made up of visible forces (structural, functional, physical) as well as invisible forces (cultural, political, temporal). Architecture progresses through new concepts that connect with these forces, manifesting itself in new aesthetic compositions and affects.

Container Atlas: A Practical Guide to Container Architecture
By H Slawik
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mpn: 43171-538680, ean: 9783899552867, isbn: 3899552865,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
This book presents a wide range of projects in container architecture – a contemporary architectural phenomenon. It features container structures used as pop-up stores and temporary exhibits as well as sophisticated housing and office spaces that provoke and inspire while setting new standards in functionality and aesthetics. But the book is not only visually inspiring. Because it documents plans, describes associated costs, and suggests concrete solutions for common problems, it is a

The United States Capitol: Its Architecture and Decoration
By W. W. Norton & Company
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mpn: 150 colour plates, ean: 9780393038316, isbn: 0393038319,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
This wonderfully illustrated volume traces the architectural antecedents and building history of the magnificent U.S. Capitol. The U.S. Capitol, the building that houses the legislative branch of our government and a landmark that attracts 3-5 million visitors each year, has its origins in an architectural competition devised by George Washington. The winning design, submitted by William Thornton, combined ''grandeur, simplicity, and convenience.'' Construction began in August 1793, but

Marketing Plans: How to Prepare Them, How to Use Them
By Wiley
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ean: 9780470669976, isbn: 9780470669976,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
Now in its 7th edition, Marketing Plans is a highly renowned international bestseller. The book has been thoroughly revised, and every chapter has been carefully updated with special attention to the latest developments in marketing. To accomplish this, Professor Malcolm McDonald has been joined in this edition by Professor Hugh Wilson, a leading expert on CRM and multichannel strategy as well as marketing planning. Major changes to this edition include new chapters based on the very latest

The Styles of Ornament (Dover Pictorial Archive)
By Dover Publications
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mpn: 1115 illustrations, ean: 9780486205571, isbn: 0486205576,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
There is no larger collection of ornament in print anywhere today. This more than 600 page volume contains 3765 different illustrations on 400 full page plates! Indispensable for artists, designers, illustrators, architects, craftsmen, students, and anyone else searching for distinctive, authentic design, individual illustrations are royalty-free—buy the book and thousands of unusual drawing are yours for the using.Where are the ornaments from? The vanished civilizations of ancient Egypt,

Through the Labyrinth: Designs and Meanings Over 5,000 Years (Art & Design)
By Brand: Prestel Publishing
SKU: #042212PP003C02R
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sku: 042212PP003C02R, ean: 9783791321448, isbn: 3791321447,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
Laybrinths and mazes are found all over the world and have been a source of wonder throughout history. This work explores the many aspects of labyrinths from their architectural, astrological and mythological significance to their iconographical , mathematical and artistic fascination. It is an introduction to such different labyrinth forms as rock engravings on Trojan castles, medieval manuscripts, church labyrinths and Baroque garden mazes. He traces the origins, developments and changing

Architectural Ceramics for the Studio Potter: Designing, Building, Installing
By Lark Books
SKU: #VIN1579900852
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sku: VIN1579900852, ean: 9781579900854, isbn: 1579900852,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
After making small objects many potters want to go on to larger projects. Peter King leads the reader through the basics of design, decoration, sectioning and firing of large objects like fireplaces, sinks and pedestals and kitchen countertops.Used Book in Good Condition.

Small Italian Villas and Farmhouses
By Brand: Schiffer Publishing
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ean: 9780764327063, isbn: 0764327062,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 106 reviews
Guy Lowell toured Italy in the early 20th century, recording great rural villas and farmhouses. His photographs and drawings were released in two massive volumes in 1920, when the rage was on to recreate traditional Mediterranean architecture. The rage is back, and so are his books, in an even bigger compilation. In all, over 500 illustrations transport you through the Italian countryside in a simple, elegant lifestyle that todays busy landscape desingers, homebuilders, and great architects are

The Rose Window
By Thames & Hudson
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ean: 9780500511749, isbn: 0500511748,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
A visually sensational study of the rose window both in its own right and as a central feature of Gothic architecture.Painton Cowen has dedicated his life to the study of rose windows. Here he presents the world's best-known rose windows in over 300 new photographs and line drawings—Paris (Notre Dame), Chartres, Reims, Strasbourg, Cologne, Florence, Siena, Palma de Mallorca, Santa Maria del Mar, and New York's St. John the Divine, as well as many lesser-known, but no less astonishing,

Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects: A Beginner's Guide to Burning by Layer for Beautiful Results (Fox Chapel Publishing) Woodburning Textured, Lifelike Scenes in Layers, with Lora S. Irish
By Design Originals
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ean: 9781565239319, isbn: 1565239318,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
Learn to create realistic landscape pyrography burnings with this comprehensive guide from Lora S. Irish!4 practice projects to help you learn a wide range of pyro techniques and effectsStep-by-step capstone project for a rustic Advertising BarnDozens of ready-to-use patterns for landscape scenes, with finished examples.Learn how to create practice boards for pen tip strokes, texture fills, landscape features, and architectural elementsComplete guide to supplies, burning units, pen tips,

Spanish Colonial Style: Santa Barbara and the Architecture of James Osborne Craig and Mary McLaughlin Craig
By Rizzoli
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mpn: 250 colour and black and white illustrat, ean: 9780847846122, isbn: 0847846121,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
An ode to the classic Spanish-style houses of Santa Barbara. Spanish Colonial Style celebrates an extraordinary tradition in architecture whose hallmarks include whitewashed stucco and plaster walls, wood-beamed ceilings, dramatic fireplaces, and, above all, mystery and romance. Homes in this much-loved style of architecture welcome the visitor and embrace the resident, and architects James Osborne Craig and Mary McLaughlin Craig, early proponents of the style and influential disseminators of

Living in Sri Lanka
By Thames & Hudson
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ean: 9780500512876, isbn: 0500512876,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
A Dutch colonial villa, a tree house over-looking a riverbank, a renovated manor, a 1930s Art Deco chalet—an enchanting portrait of Sri Lanka's faded grandeur, modern vision, and timeless beauty.The ancients called it the Island of Serendipity. Since 1972, it has been Sri Lanka, the ''auspicious'' (Sri) island to which King Lanka eloped with Rama's beautiful wife in the 2000-year-old Hindu epic. Through the centuries, Muslim traders, the Portuguese, the Dutch, and the British were drawn to

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