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Interior Design Since 1900 : World of Art - Anne Massey

Interior Design Since 1900

World of Art

Paperback Published: 1st October 2008
ISBN: 9780500203972
Number Of Pages: 256

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" Covers] a range of important issues for the history of interior design in the 20th century."--"Journal of Design History"
From the nineteenth-century Arts and Crafts movement to the present day--from Art Nouveau, Bauhaus, the Modern Movement, and Art Deco to High-Tech and green design--every style of interior design since 1900 is charted in this wide-ranging survey. Design in the twentieth century saw many changes in direction, including the emergence of professional "interior decoration" and its evolution into interior design. Interiors, domestic and other, are explored and placed within their social, political, economic, and cultural context.
This revised and expanded edition is brought into the twenty-first century with a new chapter on sustainable design that focuses on public spaces such as hotels, offices, factories, and shops. 217 illustrations, 59 in color.

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'... a range of important issues for the history of interior design in the 20th century' - Journal of Design History
'Packed with examples and analysis of all the major styles and trends ... written clearly and succinctly' - Antiques Diary

Reforming Victorian tastep. 7
The search for a new stylep. 31
The Modern Movementp. 63
Art Deco and the Modernep. 91
The emergence of interior decoration as a professionp. 123
Post-war Modernismp. 145
Consumer culturep. 163
The Post-Modern erap. 195
The sustainability of interior designp. 219
Selection bibliographyp. 250
Acknowledgmentsp. 253
Sources of illustrationsp. 253
Indexp. 254
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ISBN: 9780500203972
ISBN-10: 0500203970
Series: World of Art
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st October 2008
Publisher: THAMES & HUDSON
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.61 x 14.99  x 1.78
Weight (kg): 0.34
Edition Number: 3
Edition Type: Revised

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