Between 1890 and 1930 Puerto Rico experienced a cultural transformation from an agrarian society to an industrial one. Accelerated growth and urban consolidation ensued, and architects borrowed from European classicism, Catalonian modernismo, the Spanish Revival, and Art Deco, among other styles, to forge evocative and unique Caribbean architecture. Puerto Rico 1900 is a detailed examination of the products and the influences of that rich heritage. Each heavily illustrated chapter is devoted to one important aspect of this ...

Puerto Rico 1900 1992, Rizzoli International Publications

ISBN-13: 9780847814008


Puerto Rico 1900 1992, Rizzoli International Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780847814305

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