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Publisher Comments:

- Award-winning architectural series for students and professionals
- Each volume focuses on a single celebrated building
- Series covers a wide range of periods and building types from houses to public buildings and from the majesty of St Paul's Cathedral to the intimacy of contemporary homes in California
- Each building has been selected for its exceptional character, innovative design or technical virtuosity
- Each volume contains a detailed introductory essay and over 100 photographs and line drawings
- Includes specially commissioned photography, technical drawings and working details

Synopsis:

Charles Eames, who always worked with his wife and partner Ray, was the most innovative and broad-based of American designers. The Eames House was one of his few experiments with architecture. Highly successful, it is a highly significant building of the post-war era.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780714842127
Author:
Steele, James
Publisher:
Phaidon Press
Subject:
General
Subject:
Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings
Subject:
Architecture, domestic
Subject:
Architect-designed houses
Subject:
Buildings - Public, Commercial & Industrial
Subject:
Los angeles (calif.)
Subject:
Architecture, Domestic -- California.
Subject:
Architecture-Types
Publication Date:
20020524
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Dimensions:
9.90x9.92x.28 in. .84 lbs.
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Architects
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » History » General
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Houses
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Types
History and Social Science » Politics » General

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Product details pages Phaidon Press - English 9780714842127 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Charles Eames, who always worked with his wife and partner Ray, was the most innovative and broad-based of American designers. The Eames House was one of his few experiments with architecture. Highly successful, it is a highly significant building of the post-war era.
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