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Skira Dictionary of Modern Decorative Arts

1851-1942
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The Skira Dictionary of Modern Decorative Arts spans, under nearly one thousand headings, a period defined by two crucial events in the intricate history of the transition from artisanal production of the decorative arts to industrial design: the London World Fair, that opened in in Joseph Paxton's Crystal Palace, and the E42, designed for Rome and that, owing to the Second World War, was Author: Valerio Terraroli.

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Skira dictionary of modern decorative arts: [Valerio Terraroli]. The "Skira Dictionary of Modern Decorative Arts" spans, under nearly one thousand headings, a period defined by two crucial events in the intricate history of the transition from artisanal production of the decorative arts to industrial design: the London World Fair, that opened in in Joseph Paxton's Crystal Palace, and the E42, designed for.

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Valerio Terraroli is professor of history of contemporary art and history of modern decorative arts at the University of Turin. He is the author of numerous essays and volumes on art and the decorative arts, including the Skira Dictionary of Modern and Decorative Arts ().

Valerio Terraroli is professor of history of contemporary art and history of modern decorative arts at the University of Turin.

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He is the author of numerous essays and volumes on art and the decorative arts, including the Skira Dictionary of Modern and Decorative Arts (). This unique dictionary is devoted to the fascinating materials and techniques used in the decorative arts. Materials range from the exotic to the most basic, from rare stones found only in the mountains of Badakshan, unsavory animal products, and the ground bodies of South American insects to ones as common as sand, clay, and lime.5/5(1).

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Valerio Terraroli is professor of History of Contemporary Art and History of Modern Decorative Arts at the University of Turin. He is the author of numerous essays and volumes including the Skira Dictionary of Modern and Decorative Arts ().

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Bibliographic information. Title: The Artistic Culture Between the Wars Volume 2 of Art. Skira Dictionary of Modern Decorative Arts: ISBN () Hardcover, Skira, Treasury of World Culture: Archaeological Sites and Urban Centers UNESCO World Heritage (v. Valerio Terraroli, a professor at the University of Turin, is the author of numerous books including Skira’s Treasury of World Culture: Archeological Sites and Urban.

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Valerio Terraroli. 07 Dec Hardback. Skira dictionary highly illustrated dictionary containing nearly headings of modern decorative arts information artists, designers, materials,Book condition is Very Good; with a Very Good dust jacket.

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(shelved 1 time as contemporary-art) avg rating — 10, ratings — published Want to Read saving. Judith Miller has an additional book that I used in my History of Interior Design class, called “Decorative Arts: Style and Design from Classical to Contemporary.” It was paired with Gura’s book, and together give a really good overview.

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Additional support has been provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Trust U.The first book ever published to survey waste as a building material.

Focusing on the projects, this book gives readers the tools they need to grasp the language and forms of a new architectural language and offers scientific and non-biased overviews to ensure credibility in the environmental science and engineering communities.modern art, art created from the 19th cent.

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