Decorative Art and Modern Interiors 1978


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Volume 67 (1978) of Decorative Art and Modern Interiors, one of the finest book series from the great Studio Vista (UK).
Each handsomely designed volume showcases a selection of the finest examples of new architecture, interior design, environmental design, textiles, furniture and product design.  Each volume including profiles on highlighted architectural projects that are documented through beautiful colour and b&w photography, desciptive texts, and axonometric, plan and section drawings, plus “Trends in Furnishings and in the Decorative Arts”, which gives fine examples of new design in furniture, lighting, glassware, textiles, etc.

Volume 67 (1978) “Architectural Conservation and Modern Living” includes:  The Hilton Hotel in Budapest, Hungary; The Caravelle Celine Boutique in Milan, Italy; “O-cha & Nori Kitamuraen’: a Tea Shop in Tokyo, Japan; ‘First of August’: a Boutique and Beauty Salon in New York City, USA; The Studio Home of the Architect in London, England; The Home of the Architect in Aalst, Belgium; The Home of the Architect in Long Island, USA; The Reception Rooms of the Commercial Bank of Copenhagen, Denmark; Renovation and Extension for a Community School at Ladue, Missouri, USA; The Office of the Architect in Jacksonville, Florida, USA; ‘Black Barn’: a Family House at Frog Hollow, South Michigan, USA; The Town House of the Architect in London, England; A Conversion at Willow Walk, Cambridge, England; The Country House of the Architect near Paris, France; The Hamar Museum near Oslo, Norway; The Home of the Architect in Kensington, London, England; The New Whig Hall at Princeton University, USA; An Apartment in Palazzo Erizzo, Venice, Italy; Instruments for Early Music by Today’s Makers by Fiona Adamczewski; Trends in Furnishing and Decorative Art; Manufacturers and Designers; plus an introduction by Editor Maria Schofield translated from English to additional Spanish, German, French and Japanese. All texts throughout are in English.

Includes the work of Robert Stern, Stanley Tigerman, Paolo Piva, Joe Colombo, William Morgan, Katsuhiko Yamada, Valeriano and Michelina Pastor, George Ranalli, Afra and Tobia Scarpa, Pieter de Bruyne, Franco Bazzani, Shoei Yoh, Frank Stella, and many more.

An invaluable series of books on architecture, interior and product design from the 1960s-1980s.

* Condition: Good (protected in original dust-jacket, general ageing/wear)  – All care is taken to provide accurate condition details of used books, photos available on request.

Decorative Art and Modern Interiors 1978
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