Greek design & decoration: three centuries of architectural style
To thumb through the pages of this stunning volume is to experience the beauty and variety of Greek architectural decoration from around 1700 to the mid-20th century. Glorious color photographs reveal exquisite murals and reliefs, painted and tiled interiors and exteriors -- and a wealth of rich, vibrant color.The text guides readers through the splendors of Greek architecture, while the close-up photographs -- ranging from small, simple rural homes and churches to strikingly decorated mansions and public buildings -- showcase the distinctive elements of Greek style and provide ideas for incorporating that style into today's homes.
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Philippides (Mediterranean Houses: Greece) examines vernacular architectural decoration in Greek buildings, most particularly homes, during the three centuries surrounding the War of Independence from ... Read full review
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