Download e-book for iPad: A Pictorial Encyclopedia of Decorative Ironwork: Twelfth by Otto Hoever

By Otto Hoever

ISBN-10: 048641728X

ISBN-13: 9780486417288

Although the main conspicuous productions of smithcraft are hardly ever the result of the ironworker's personal designs, however, ironwork interprets into fabric of many creative conceptions, and displays the artwork of varied style-epochs and international locations. This paintings, initially released in 1927 as An Encyclopedia of Ironwork, comprises greater than 450 black-and-white images, all royalty-free, and express ironwork masterpieces from everywhere Europe — doorways, gates, railings, grilles, door titties, locks, lanterns, candelabra, firedogs, chandeliers, and lots more and plenty extra. There are attractive examples from Notre Dame; Chichester Cathedral; Barcelona Cathedral; Frederiksborg fort in Denmark; Versailles; and ratings of different sites.

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