Houses of Mexico: Origins and Traditions

Houses of Mexico: Origins and Traditions

by Verna Cook Shipway, Warren Shipway
     
 

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This book delves into the roots of the bold yet elegant Mexican style, illustrated with many photographs from Spain and Portugal reflecting the Moorish influence. In addition to coverage of the architecture of the houses, the book shows other spatial and decorative elements, including iron gates and grilles, stairways, and old paintings, combs, ceramics, character

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This book delves into the roots of the bold yet elegant Mexican style, illustrated with many photographs from Spain and Portugal reflecting the Moorish influence. In addition to coverage of the architecture of the houses, the book shows other spatial and decorative elements, including iron gates and grilles, stairways, and old paintings, combs, ceramics, character figures, and ancient pre-Columbian figurines.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589796430
Publisher:
Taylor Trade Publishing
Publication date:
02/16/2012
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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