Exterior decoration : a treatise on the artistic use of colors in the ornamentation of buildings and a series of designs, illustrating the effects of different combinations of colors in connection with various styles of architecture / with a new introduction by Samuel J. Dornsife.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-146971

Description

90 p. : col. ill. ; 30 x 39 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

House painting.
Decoration and ornament Victorian style.
Color in architecture.

Originator

Dornsife, Samuel Jonathan, 1916-
F.W. Devoe & Co.

Publication

Philadelphia: The Athenaeum of Philadelphia

Publisher Series

Athenaeum library of nineteenth century America

Description

90 p. : col. ill. ; 30 x 39 cm.

Notes

Cover title: Exterior decoration: Victorian colors for Victorian houses.
Reprint of the 1885 edition published by F.W. Devoe & Co., with new prefatory material.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 11-16).

ISBN

0916530000
0892570008

Call Number

Ovr. TT320.E98 1976

Variant Title

Exterior decoration: Victorian colors for Victorian houses.