Bungalow Colors: Exteriors

by Robert Schweitzer

Paperback, 2002

Status

Checked out
Due 2021-04-14

Call number

728.373

Publication

Gibbs Smith, Publisher (2002), Edition: 1, 192 pages

Description

Bungalow Colors: Exteriors addresses the importance of color in Arts& Crafts architecture. Drawing on the works of such Arts & Crafts master as Greene & Greene, Stickley, and Wright, this new volume outlines the history of color within the Arts & Crafts movement. Schweitzer provides practical advice for integrating historically accurate colors today. Whether restoring an older bungalow or aiming to impart an authentic flavor to a new Arts & Crafts-style home, Bungalow Colors: Exteriors focuses on "outside" solutions. Schweitzer addresses exterior walls, windows, roofs, and other architectural features, plus body, trim, accents, stucco, shingles, and clapboards. It's everything an Arts & Crafts enthusiast is looking for to create a visually stunning bungalow exterior. Robert Schweitzer teaches architectural history and historic preservation at Eastern Michigan University. He is an advisory board member for American Bungalow magazine and a columnistfor Victorian Homes. He live in Ann Arbor, Michigan.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2002-10-15

Physical description

9.75 inches

ISBN

1586851306 / 9781586851309

UPC

082552021306
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