In English Decoration, London-based architectural and interior designer Ben Pentreath presents a major new survey of the best of the English style. Eighteen homes, many of which have never been previously photographed, provide the source material for his wide-ranging investigation of this classic look. The houses include Ben's own homes in London and West Dorset, alongside those of Earls and artists, writers and architects, book designers and gardeners. The book is arranged room by room and Entrance Halls, Living Rooms, Kitchens and Dining Rooms, Bedrooms and Bathrooms are considered in turn, together with simple Rooms of Utility and spectacular Rooms of Display. The book begins with an essay on the English style in decoration and ends with a style directory, helping you to achieve the look wherever you live.Über den Autor:
Ben Pentreath is one of London's leading architectural and interior designers. He owns an interiors shop, Ben Pentreath Ltd, has a renowned design blog, and is a columnist for the Financial Times. Ben's architectural practice has worked on projects from housing developments for The Prince of Wales to private houses in the UK, Ireland and the US.
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Buchbeschreibung Ryland Peters Dez 2012, 2012. Buch. Buchzustand: Neu. 305x258x28 mm. Neuware - A major new survey of the best of English style, showcasing 18 homes, many of which haven't been previously photographed, which epitomise this classic look. Arranged by room, including Entrance Halls, Living Rooms, Kitchens and Dining Rooms, there's an essay on the English style of decoration, a style directory to help readers achieve a similar look, and stunning colour photos by Jan Baldwin throughout. 189 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781849752664