Great Interiors

By: Grant, Ian, Ed.

Price: $17.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good +


228 pp. on coated stock. 40 color plates, 200 b&w illustrations. Faint rubbing of lower front joint of crimson cloth cover, a bit more dot-like rubbing on lower half of rear cover. Dust jacket has a tear on rear panel's lower corner. Else close to new, no markings or stains. A collection of essays by British art historians surveying interior design of mansions and palaces in Europe and America from 1650 through the present. Cecil Beaton has a three-page introduction. Other contributors and the periods they cover: Ralph Dutton, early classical, 1650-1700; Helena Hayward, Baroque and Rococo, 1700-1750; Terence Davis, Neoclassical, 1750-90; Peter Fleetwood-Hesketh, Romantic revival, 1790-1840; Denys Hinton, High Victoria, 1840-80; Ashley Barker, Fin-de-Siecle, 1880-1920; Robert Furneaux Jordan, Modern 1920-1960. Sixteen of the featured interiors are within the U.S. Many photos by Edwin Smith. Dust jacket front shows Queen Mary's bedroom at Hampton Court

Title: Great Interiors

Author Name: Grant, Ian, Ed.

Categories: Art, Home Decor,

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Publisher: New York, E. F. Dutton & Co.: 1967

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to -- 12 Inch Tall

Seller ID: 005553

Keywords: ART. ARCHITECTURE. INTERIOR DESIGN. DECOR. DECORATIVE ARTS. PALACES. MANSIONS