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Art nouveau / Gabriele Fahr-Becker.

Fahr-Becker, Gabriele, 1946- (author.). Aston, Paul, (translator.). Chitty, Ruth, (translator.). Williams, Karen (Translator), (translator.).

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 709.0349 FAH (Text) 31951004128887 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9783833160035 (hbk)
  • ISBN: 3833160039 (hbk)
  • Physical Description: 425 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
  • Edition: English edition ; special edition.
  • Publisher: Potsdam : H.F. Ullmann, 2010.

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General Note: Translated by Paul Aston, Ruth Chitty and Karen Williams.
Previous ed.: Könemann, c2004.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: The unity of art and life was the expressed goal of the Art Nouveau movement, the prelude to modernity. On the basis of shared ideas its adherents strove for a homogenous style, which nonetheless took on manifold variations in its expression. Dr. Gabriele Fahr-Becker pursues this yearning for an all-pervasive style in its impact on architecture, interior design, furniture, silver and gold-smithery, ceramics and glasswork, graphic arts and painting.
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Subject: Art nouveau.
Art, Modern > 19th century.

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