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Become an instant expert on the Art Deco period of the 1920s and 1930s, with this easy-reference guide.

Using both colour illustrations & photographs, author Trevor Yorke explains the background to Art Deco, introduces the most notable architects of the style and takes you through the unique features of Art Deco properties.

Uncover the secrets of what is arguably the most distinctive architectural style of the 20th century - a style that swept away the sobriety of the Victorian and Edwardian eras to introduce an innovative and glamorous new period, where streamlined white houses and geometric patterned interiors came to the fore.

By the time you've read this book, you'll know exactly what defines a property as being from the Art Deco period, with chapters on furnishings and fittings, wallpapers and fabrics, plus much more.

You'll also take a look at some of the best-known Art Deco buildings - New York's famous Chrysler Building, Gropius House and more.

CHAPTERS

  • Chapter 1: Art Deco Style - definition & origins
  • Chapter 2: Art Deco Houses - modern houses & their architects
  • Chapter 3: Art Deco Housing - semis, flats & workers' estate houses
  • Chapter 4: Art Deco Details - doors, windows & decoration
  • Chapter 5: Art Deco Interiors - rooms, decoration & fittings
  • Places to Visit
  • Glossary

For anyone who simply wants to recognise the style, understand the contribution of key characters and appreciate what makes Art Deco houses special, this book will be a colourful and easy-to-follow introduction to the subject. 

A5 (softcover) 80 pages

Author: Trevor Yorke

ISBN 9781846742477