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The ABC of styles, Émile Bayard, (electronic resource)

Label
The ABC of styles
Title
The ABC of styles
Statement of responsibility
Émile Bayard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ever wondered why your ceiling is shaped like the arches in a gothic cathedral? Or why your offi ce building looks so different from its neighboring counterparts? The ABC of Style invites you to explore the many different architectural and decorative interior styles from their ancient origins to the 1940s. Take a journeythrough history to see how the French aristocracy styled their palaces and castles to the simple designs of the Dominican monastic churches during the middle ages. Often, political changes implicate a stylistic transformation. Thus, the different European styles were frequently
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1868-1937
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Bayard, Emile
Dewey number
729
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1421 .B374 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Temporis
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  • Architectural design
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural
  • ARCHITECTURE / Interior Design / General
Label
The ABC of styles, Émile Bayard, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0111E644-EAE8-42D5-B35D-2CD8D77FAFF6
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Introduction; Antiquity; The initial inspiration for styles; Styles: Egyptian, Assyrian, Greek, Roman, and so on; The Middle Ages; The styles of the Middle Ages; The Latin and Romanesque styles; The Gothic style; From Renaissance to Baroque; Renaissance Style; Louis XIII Style; Louis XIV Style; From Rococo to Neo-Classicism; The Régence Style, also known as "Rocaille" or "Rococo"; Louis XV Style; Louis XVI Style; From the Directoire tothe Second Empire; The Styles of the Revolution and the First Empire; Style under the two Restorations, under Louis-Philippe, during the Second Empire
  • Art Nouveau or "Modern Style"Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn793511415
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780428864
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793511415
Label
The ABC of styles, Émile Bayard, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0111E644-EAE8-42D5-B35D-2CD8D77FAFF6
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Introduction; Antiquity; The initial inspiration for styles; Styles: Egyptian, Assyrian, Greek, Roman, and so on; The Middle Ages; The styles of the Middle Ages; The Latin and Romanesque styles; The Gothic style; From Renaissance to Baroque; Renaissance Style; Louis XIII Style; Louis XIV Style; From Rococo to Neo-Classicism; The Régence Style, also known as "Rocaille" or "Rococo"; Louis XV Style; Louis XVI Style; From the Directoire tothe Second Empire; The Styles of the Revolution and the First Empire; Style under the two Restorations, under Louis-Philippe, during the Second Empire
  • Art Nouveau or "Modern Style"Conclusion; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn793511415
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780428864
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793511415
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