Mackintosh's Masterwork: Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow School of Art

Mackintosh's Masterwork: Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow School of Art

by William Buchanan, James Macaulay, Andrew MacMillian
     
 

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Now available in a paperback edition, this beautifully illustrated volume remains the first comprehensive work to examine turn-of-the-century architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh's crowning achievement--the Glasgow School of Art. Meticulously compiled by fine-art and architecture staff members of the Glasgow School, the book includes 200 color and black-and-white

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Now available in a paperback edition, this beautifully illustrated volume remains the first comprehensive work to examine turn-of-the-century architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh's crowning achievement--the Glasgow School of Art. Meticulously compiled by fine-art and architecture staff members of the Glasgow School, the book includes 200 color and black-and-white photographs documenting the landmark building's innovative structure and decoration, including the remarkable furniture Mackintosh designed specifically for the interior. Seven essays by some of the world's foremost architectural historians complete this exceptional volume. Architects and designers, as well as the ever-growing audience for the Arts and Crafts movement, will find this both an invaluable guide and a stunning tribute to an extraordinary artist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811809320
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
06/01/1995
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
1.00(w) x 1.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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