Architecture of Old Mexico: Vintage Views of Spanish Colonial Courtyards, Facades, Streetscapes and Interiors

Architecture of Old Mexico: Vintage Views of Spanish Colonial Courtyards, Facades, Streetscapes and Interiors

by Mary L. Martin, Tina Skinner
     
 

More than 300 antique postcard images take readers through Mexico's streets and palaces, churches and courtyards. Architects, designers, and landscape professionals will find endless inspirations in this rich collection of images. Postcard collectors will appreciate this wealth of "real photo" postcard imagery, as well as artistic hand-tinting and color makeovers

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More than 300 antique postcard images take readers through Mexico's streets and palaces, churches and courtyards. Architects, designers, and landscape professionals will find endless inspirations in this rich collection of images. Postcard collectors will appreciate this wealth of "real photo" postcard imagery, as well as artistic hand-tinting and color makeovers created for tourists and locals alike between 1905 through the 1940s. Stucco walls, Wooden doors, carved columns, and tiled fountains are among the many details that will delight and inspire.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764325717
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/28/2007
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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