Автор: Bowkett, Steve Название: Archi-Doodle ISBN: 1780673213 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781780673219 Издательство: Laurence King Publishing Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 1792 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Provides an interactive way to learn about architecture. Filled with an array of beautiful and elegant drawings, this title poses all manner of architectural challenges for the user: from designing your own skyscraper, to drawing an island house or creating a Constructivist monument, and more.
Автор: Haye, Amy de la Mendes, Valerie D. Название: The House of Worth : Portrait of an Archive ISBN: 1851777741 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781851777747 Издательство: Abrams Рейтинг: Цена: 4002 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Profusely illustrated, this monograph explores the House of Worth`s success in the realms of haute couture after 1890. Hundreds of photographs selected from the V&A`s unique archive of over 7,000 official house records capture the Worth style and offer fascinating insights into the daily routine at Maison Worth.
Описание: "Lucien Lagrange: The Search for Elegance" is the story of one architect's mid-course adjustment, a journey of discovery from Modern to Classical and back
again, from disillusionment to renewed inspiration. At the heart of the book are Lucien Lagrange's projects, stunningly captured by William Zbaren and elucidated by Robert Sharoff in
detailed captions and a critical essay that provides background and context. Finally, there is a wide-ranging conversation with Lagrange where he discusses his early years at Skidmore
Owings & Merrill and his subsequent career as one of Chicago's most prominent architects."Lucien Lagrange: The Search for Elegance" will be of interest to anyone interested in the
history of architecture and design in the Post-Modern era as well as the evolution of one of America's most important cities.
It will be of particular interest to those interested in
the role history and context play in contemporary architecture and the opportunities they provide for innovative design.
Автор: Aubenas, Sylvie Название: Elegance ISBN: 0811859428 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780811859424 Издательство: Abrams Рейтинг: Цена: 2859 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The Seeberger Brothers and the Birth of Fashion Photography. Perfect for fans of fashion, vintage clothing, style and photography.
Описание: In this richly illustrated book, Richard Osterberg provides a thorough look at the sterling silver utensils which have entranced collectors throughout the years. The perfect complement to the crisp linen, fine china, and elegant crystal of a well-set dining table, sterling silver flatware by many of the most renowned makers and in the loveliest of patterns is pictured here. While sterling silver patterns can be simple or elaborate, this book makes clear that all of them are beautiful. From delicate berry spoons to poultry shears, bouillon ladles, and carving sets, individual place settings and serving pieces are organized in chapters to make matching your pieces an easy task. A newly updated price guide and helpful research charts are included for use with your own collection.
Описание: The lush, seductive, Old World elegance of New Orleans is gloriously revealed in this photographic tribute to the "Venice of North America." Richard Sexton's photographs capture balcony-lined streets, French-style parks, Caribbean-inspired gardens, and ornate public buildings, and take us inside some of the city's most intriguing private homes. This new edition marks the tenth anniversary with a new cover and binding, and a fully revised afterword. "Rarely," wrote The New Orleans Times-Picayune, "has the city been loved both so wisely and so well." A tribute to a lifestyle of insouciance and exuberance, touched by both spirituality and worldliness, New Orleans: Elegance and Decadence illuminates both the public face and the private soul of a perennially fascinating city. More than 200 full-color photographs and an insightful text capture the stories and characters of yore.
Описание: Presents a series of commentaries by contemporary connoisseurs (authors, journalists, and cultured men), who explore the sources of men`s costume sports, discovery, passions to reveal the traditions and ethos at the basis of the ideal wardrobe.
Описание: In this richly illustrated book, Richard Osterberg provides a thorough look at the sterling silver utensils which have entranced collectors throughout the years. The perfect complement to the crisp linen, fine china, and elegant crystal of a well-set dining table, sterling silver flatware by many of the most renowned makers and in the loveliest of patterns is pictured here. While sterling silver patterns can be simple or elaborate, this book clearly states their beauty. From delicate berry spoons to poultry shears, bouillon ladles, and carving sets, individual place settings and serving pieces, each is organized in chapters to make matching your pieces an easy task. This is the essential guide to all of the flatware shapes and forms, from common to obscure, used during the Victorian and Edwardian eras. A newly updated price guide and helpful research charts are included for use with your own collection.
Название: Queen Elizabeth Elegance At Sea Hb ISBN: 3768833224 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783768833226 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 2886 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Queen Elizabeth - The Epitome Of Elegance, Style And Class. This Volume, With Magnificent Photographs, Gives A Phantastic Insight Into The Life On Board.
Название: A Singular Elegance ISBN: 0811808300 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780811808309 Издательство: Abrams Цена: 2859 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Автор: Helen Cohen Название: Whimsical Elegance ISBN: 0764340999 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764340994 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 2921 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Doll artist, Helen Cohen, has created a cat fancy in Whimsical Elegance like no other! A self-taught doll maker and passionate costume and fashion aficionada for over forty years, she has made and sold numerous dolls, many of them during her twenty-two years as owner of The Doll Lady, a shop in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Bringing fresh approaches to the creation of each figure, 20 of her miniature dolls were displayed in a custom-made dollhouse at the White House in 1981. Sophisticated and adult dolls in human proportions are shown in this collection, but with a twist a CAT faces grace the pages along with a primary emphasis on historical fashion, representative of the 1500s through 1920. Each figure is unique, reflecting 31 variations on a theme. She focuses on her skill and experience in working with a wide variety of fabrics and generously imparts and shares helpful tips. The artistic color photographs by David Gehosky bring to life and into sharp focus her dazzling details, exuberant adornments, and embellishments, in concert with amazing fabrics on beautiful cat dolls. This exciting Cohen collection displays theatrical qualities, designed to offer a treasure trove of ideas and inspiration for anyone who enjoys costuming for dolls, puppets, marionettes, stuffed animals, or people.