New Glass Architecture

By: Richards, Brent

Price: £25.00

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Book Condition: Fine


Pale blue hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 240pp. Many colour illustrations. This book begins with an introduction that traces the history the key moments of glass in architecture, explains the importance of glass artists in the second half of the 20th century and describes developments in glass technology in architecture in the last 20 years. The book features 25 recent examples of glass architecture, including Jean Nouvel's Torre Agbar in Barcelona, Frank Gehry's DZ Bank in Berlin and Foster & Partners' Great Court at the British Museum in London.

Title: New Glass Architecture

Author Name: Richards, Brent

Categories: Architecture (19th and 20th Century),

Publisher: London, Laurence King Publishing Ltd.: 2006

ISBN Number: 1856693767

ISBN Number 13: 9781856693769

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 005846

Keywords: jean nouvel, gehry,