HISTORY OF INTERIOR DESIGN
- FEB 22, 2018
|Paperback + Studio||9781501321962|
|Companion Study Tools||ISBN|
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What's in the book
History of Interior Design, Second Edition, covers the history of architecture, interiors, and furniture globally, from ancient times through the late twentieth century. Each chapter gives you background information about the social and cultural context and technical innovations of the period and place, and illustrates their impact on interior design motifs. The book highlights cross-cultural influences of styles and designs, showing you how interior design is a continuing exchange of ideas. This second edition expands global coverage to Latin American, African, and Asian cultures and integrates green design into historic developments. You'll learn to use your understanding of the past to design for the present and find inspiration for your future designs.
New to this Edition
~ Expanded discussion and new chronological organization of Latin American, African, and Asian cultures.
~ New chapter on Islamic design.
~ Additional information on technological developments in materials, processes, and structural design.
~ Integration of green design and its historic development.
~ Increased emphasis on modern design.
History of Interior Design STUDIO
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Table of Contents
In the Beginning
Ancient Mesopotamian, Persian, and Egyptian Design
Minoan, Mycenaean, and Greek Design
Etruscan and Roman Design
After the Fall of Rome
Early Christian and Byzantine Design
Romanesque Design in Western Europe
Renaissance Design in Italy
Renaissance Design in the Iberian Peninsula and Central Europe
Renaissance Design in the Low Countries and England
Latin American Design
Continental European Design in Colonial America
English Design in Colonial America
Power and Prestige
Baroque and Rococo Design
Neoclassical, Empire, and Greek Revival Design
The Modern World
Design of the Industrial Revolution
Twentieth-Century Eclectic Design
Twentieth-Century Design to Mid-Century
Twentieth-Century Design from Mid-Century
About The AuthorsJeannie Ireland is a Professor Emerita from Missouri State University, MO, United States.
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