Victorian Houses and their Details9780750648486, 0750648481

Author : Helen Long BA Hons History and History of Art MA PhD - Brighton University
Description:Pattern books played a vital role in the dissemination of taste between architect, builder and client in the nineteenth and early twentieth century. By focusing on the contribution of the pattern book to the architecture of the Victorian and Edwardian eras, the various trends of the time are documented.The types of publications and other sources of taste available at different points over this period reflected social and economic factors, such as the changing demand or changes in organisation of manufacturing and retail.
Categories: Art Design: Architecture
Year :2002
Publisher : Architectural Press
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 145
File Info : pdf 50 Mb