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History of Interior Design

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Beginnings of Design

Egypt and Mesopotamia

Crete and Greece

Ancient Rome

Design in the Ancient East and Ancient

Cultures of India and Persia

Byzantine Design

Design in the Near East

Romanesque

Gothic

Oriental Design

Introduction to the Renaissance

Renaissance Europe

Renaissance Design in England and the Low Countries of Europe

Baroque and Rococo Design

Neoclassical and Empire Design

Indigenous Design in South America

Colonial Design in North America

English Colonial Design in North America

Postcolonial and Federal American Design

Industrial Revolution

Victorian Era

Arts and Crafts

Art Nouveau

Eclectic Design of the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries

Modernism in Europe

Art Deco

Twentieth Century Design to World War II

Post-World War II Design

Oriental Design from the 17th Century to Modern Times

20th Century Latin American Design

African Design

- Boxes featuring design motifs of each period

- Notations of influences of design ideas of cultures on one another

- Consistent organization of chapters to facilitate understanding of the context in which period styles evolve

- Instructor's Guide provides suggestions for planning the course and using the text in the classroom

- PowerPoint Presentation provides outlines and ideas for lectures; compatible with PC and Mac platforms

Synopsis:

History of Interior Design is a comprehensive survey covering the design history of architecture, interiors, furniture, and accessories in civilizations all over the world, from ancient times to the present. Although the primary focus is on Western civilizations, it also explores Eastern design history. Each chapter begins with background information about the social and cultural context and technical innovations of the period and place, and shows their impact on interior design motifs. Throughout the text, influences of the styles and design solutions of one culture on others are highlighted, demonstrating how interior design has evolved as a continuing exchange of ideas.

About the Author

Jeannie Ireland, Missouri State University.

Table of Contents

Contents
In the Beginning
Ancient Mesopotamian, Persian, and Egyptian Design
African Design
Minoan, Mycenaean, and Greek Design
Etruscan and Roman Design
Chinese Design
After the Fall of Rome
Early Christian and Byzantine Design
Romanesque Design in Western Europe
Gothic Design
Enlightenment
Renaissance Design in Italy
Renaissance Design in the Iberian Peninsula and Central Europe
Renaissance Design in the Low Countries and England
New Horizons
Latin American Design
Continental European Design in Colonial America
English Design in Colonial America
Power and Prestige
Baroque and Rococo Design
Neoclassical, Empire, and Greek Revival Design
The Modern World
Design of the Industrial Revolution
Twentieth-Century Eclectic Design
Japanese Design
Twentieth-Century Design to Mid-Century
Twentieth-Century Design from Mid-Century

Product Details

ISBN:
9781563674624
Author:
Ireland, Jeannie
Publisher:
Fairchild Books & Visuals
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Education-General
Subject:
Interior decorating
Subject:
Reference
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full colour + illustrations
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
12 x 9.3 x 1.7 in 1 lb

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History of Interior Design is a comprehensive survey covering the design history of architecture, interiors, furniture, and accessories in civilizations all over the world, from ancient times to the present. Although the primary focus is on Western civilizations, it also explores Eastern design history. Each chapter begins with background information about the social and cultural context and technical innovations of the period and place, and shows their impact on interior design motifs. Throughout the text, influences of the styles and design solutions of one culture on others are highlighted, demonstrating how interior design has evolved as a continuing exchange of ideas.
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