Figures In Stone

Author: Robert Arthur King
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393712438
Size: 64.33 MB
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Contains the complete contents of King's Faces in Stone and Animals in Stone, available for the first time in one decisive volume.

Faces In Stone

Author: Robert Arthur King
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393732344
Size: 37.25 MB
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A delightful collection of quirky faces and figures that people New York City buildings, this gift-sized and -priced book is for those who love architectural details and unknown corners of New York City.

New York Art Deco

Author: Anthony W. Robins
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438463960
Size: 28.20 MB
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This book is a must for those who love New York and thrill to Art Deco architecture.” — Andrew Scott Dolkart, author of The Row House Reborn: Architecture and Neighborhoods in New York City, 1908–1929

The Secret Garden

Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
Publisher: Trajectory Inc
ISBN: 1632090759
Size: 57.64 MB
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The Secret Garden is a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. It is the story of a spoiled young orphan girl who travels from India across the ocean to England to live in the mansion of a distant relative.

Animals In Stone

Author: Robert Arthur King
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN:
Size: 48.22 MB
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A delightful collection of creatures that adorn New York City buildings.

Rock Products

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Woodbury gray has a fineness of grain that sets it apart from other building-
stones for work of this nature, and one cannot help ... Isadore Konti, sculptor, of
New York, will supply models for two of the heroic figures, while Herman N.
Matzen of Cleveland ... The gift was in recognition of the Mayor's efforts toward
beautifying architecturely the city of New York. ... R. I., a graduate of Brown
University and of the architectural department of the Massachusetts Institute of
Technology, has won a ...

The Apotheosis Of Democracy 1908 1916

Author: Thomas P. Somma
Publisher: University of Delaware Press
ISBN: 0874135281
Size: 74.90 MB
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"The art of Paul Wayland Bartlett (1865-1925) and turn-of-the-century sculpture in general have been attracting increasing attention.

The Annotated Mona Lisa

Author: Carol Strickland
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740768729
Size: 29.27 MB
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Dynamic design, with succinct, page-length essays, frequent sidebars, and abundant color illustrations incorporated into the text, make The Annotated Mona Lisa a browser's delight, as well as an authoritative reference that can be read from ...

Architectural Sculpture In New York City

Author: Stephen M. Jacoby
Publisher: Dover Pubns
ISBN:
Size: 72.62 MB
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As most of the rock core of New York is the unattractive and poor-quality schist,
facing stone had to be imported. ... Slowly architectural sculpture was elevated to
a fine art, and those who practiced it were given credit for their work alongside
architects. ... openwork crestings, and parapet figures and finials; stairway
railings and balcony addenda; and assorted panels and borders, and
miscellaneous foci for ...