Ornate architectural wonders are beautifully captured in photos.
Featuring thirty full-color photographs, this pocket-sized volume exhibits the beauty and architecture of restored plantation homes throughout the South. Up-to-date information relays the present status of these historic buildings. Gorgeous interior and exterior photography highlights each house’s unique details and styles. From Victorian Gothic, Colonial, Italianate, and Acadian to Southern Classical architecture, these plantation homes present a myriad of architectural designs. Ardoyne, Belle Oak, Catalpa, Destrehan, Layton Castle, the Myrtles, Nottoway, Oak Alley, the Pitot House, and Shadows-on-the-Teche are some of the homes represented in this compact compilation.
|Publisher:||Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||3.90(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.20(d)|
About the Author
The late Lee Malone was a native New Orleanian whose love for the plantation homes of Louisiana led her to devote untold hours preparing this book.
Paul Malone, now deceased, was a critically acclaimed portrait photographera master in his field. He was the past president of the Professional Photographers of Louisiana and former member of the Professional Photographers of America and the American Society of Photographers. Paul and his wife, Lee, also collaborated on Louisiana Plantation Homes: A Return to Splendor, The Majesty of the Felicianas, The Majesty of the Garden District, and The Majesty of the River Road, all published by Pelican.