The Wallpaper Book

The Wallpaper Book

Book - 2012
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"Wallpaper is currently experiencing a creative boom. Designers everywhere are rediscovering its versatility and using it to achieve new imaginative effects. Packed with more than 300 illustrations, this lavish book explores the art of wallpaper from its historical beginnings to the present day and offers a wealth of design inspiration for any home. Beginning with the handcrafted papiers peints of the 18th century, through the Arts and Crafts movement, modernism and Pop Art, it traces the influences behind today's popular motifs and showcases a dazzling selection of the very best in contemporary wallpaper from all over the world."--Publisher's website.
From nostalgic floral prints to playful retro styles, this book runs the gamut of wallpaper down the ages and all over the world.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Thames & Hudson, 2012
ISBN: 9780500516072
Call Number: 747.3 B8357w
Characteristics: 240 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 35 cm


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