Style in the Technical and Tectonic Arts; Or, Practical Aesthetics - Semper, Gottfried, and Getty Research Institute, and Mallgrave, Harry Francis, Dr. (Introduction by)

The enduring influence of the architect Gottfried Semper (1803-1879) derives primarily from his monumental theoretical foray Der Stil in der technischen und tektonischen Kunsten (1860-62), here translated into English for the first time. A richly illustrated survey of the technical arts (textiles, ceramics, carpentry, masonry), Semper's analysis ... Read More

Style in the Technical and Tectonic Arts; Or, Practical Aesthetics 2004, Oxford University Press, USA, Los Angeles, CA

ISBN-13: 9780892365975

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