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Bungalow Colors

Schweitzer, Robert (Book - 2002)
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Bungalow Colors: Exteriors addresses the importance of color in Arts& Crafts architecture. Drawing on the works of such Arts & Crafts master as Greene & Greene, Stickley, and Wright, this new volume outlines the history of color within the Arts & Crafts movement. Schweitzer provides practical advice for integrating historically accurate colors today. Whether restoring an older bungalow or aiming to impart an authentic flavor to a new Arts & Crafts-style home, Bungalow Colors: Exteriors focuses on "outside" solutions. Schweitzer addresses exterior walls, windows, roofs, and other architectural features, plus body, trim, accents, stucco, shingles, and clapboards. It's everything an Arts & Crafts enthusiast is looking for to create a visually stunning bungalow exterior. Robert Schweitzer teaches architectural history and historic preservation at Eastern Michigan University. He is an advisory board member for American Bungalow magazine and a columnist for Victorian Homes. He live in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Authors: Schweitzer, Robert, 1949-
Title: Bungalow colors
Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah : Gibbs Smith, c2002
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 192 p. :,ill. ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Robert Schweitzer
ISBN: 1586851306
Branch Call Number: 728.373 S413b 2002
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Subject Headings: Arts and crafts movement United States Color in architecture United States Bungalows United States
Topical Term: Arts and crafts movement
Color in architecture
LCCN: 2002001152
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