History Of Interior Design
History of Interior Design
This classic reference presents the history of interior design from prehistory to the present. Exploring a broad range of design styles and movements, this revised and expanded edition includes coverage of non-Western design and vernacular interior architecture and features 665 photographs and drawings (color and black-and-white). A History of Interior Design is an essential resource for practicing and aspiring professionals in interior design, art history, and architecture, and general readers interested in design and the decorative arts.
Pictures from the private collection of author John Pile
Eero Saarinen, Interior with announcement board, TWA Terminal Kennedy airport, New York, 1978.
Le Corbusier, Villa Savoye, interior, living area, Poissy, France, 1927-31.
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A History of Interior Design tells the story of 6,000 years of domestic and public space. This fully updated fourth edition includes a completely new chapter on twenty-first-century interior design and a heavily revised chapter...