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THE GUIDE TO PERIOD STYLES FOR INTERIORS: FROM THE 17TH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT. Second edition. Judith Gura. Fairchild Books, Bloomsbury Publishing, New York, 2015. Copyright 2016. Original edition published 2005 by Abrams, New York, as The Abrams Guide to Period Styles for Interiors {Worldwide 118812}. 496 pp. with 422 ills. (390 col.). 24 x 19 cm. LC 2015-5290 ISBN 9781628924718 In English.
Publisher's description: This compact, heavily-illustrated guide makes it a snap to identify period styles from the 17th century to the present day. The Guide to Period Styles for Interiors, Second Edition is a comprehensive reference that combines depth of content with ease of use. Including examples and analysis on 17th-century Louis XIV through 20th-century Late Modern and each style in between, this new edition is also updated with the latest trends of the 21st century, including computer design, sustainable design, and modern office design. New sidebars interspersed throughout the book offer glimpses into historic design styles from around the globe. Each style section ends with a summary of key characteristics, major designers, and iconic fabrics. This book is an indispensable tool for identifying the trends throughout the history of interior design.
Indexing: Western, Europe, International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Furniture, Interior Design
Plans: 73,30,54
Worldwide Number: 169081
Paperbound $90.00    

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