American decoration :a sense of place /Thomas Jayne.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-311086

Description

223 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm, Interior designer and decorative arts and antiques expert Thomas Jayne follows up his essential 2010 compendium "The Finest Rooms in America" with this new collection of his own work. Thomas Jayne possesses a unique dual vision--he keeps one eye focused on the aesthetic traditions of the past, and the other looking forward: innovating, creating, and imagining interiors to suit modern sensibilities. His reverence for traditional ideas does not restrict Jayne's understanding of what makes a beautiful room--rather than seeking to replicate and repeat the exact decor from past, Jayne finds inspiration in the distinctive histories of the spaces in which he works.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Interior decoration
Interior decoration firms

Originator

Jayne, Thomas.

Publication

New York : Monacelli Press

Description

223 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Interior designer and decorative arts and antiques expert Thomas Jayne follows up his essential 2010 compendium "The Finest Rooms in America" with this new collection of his own work. Thomas Jayne possesses a unique dual vision--he keeps one eye focused on the aesthetic traditions of the past, and the other looking forward: innovating, creating, and imagining interiors to suit modern sensibilities. His reverence for traditional ideas does not restrict Jayne's understanding of what makes a beautiful room--rather than seeking to replicate and repeat the exact decor from past, Jayne finds inspiration in the distinctive histories of the spaces in which he works.

ISBN

9781580933377
1580933378

Call Number

Coll. NK2004.3.J39 A4 2012
Stacks NK2004.3.J39 A4 2012

Other People and Orgs

Jayne Design Studio.

Places

United States.

Edition

1st ed.