Follies and Fantasies : Germany and Austria

By: Barlow Nic (photographs by)

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"Splendid palaces, soaring towers, elaborate garden pavilions, verdant parks filled with elegant statuary - all reflect the taste of the wealthy, aristocratic, and artistic elite of Germany and Austria that comprised the driving force behind the architectural expressions illustrated in this book, embodying not only the flamboyance of Baroque and the grace of Rococo, but the clear articulation of Art Nouveau as well." Ordering more than one book will reduce your postage costs.

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Since the early 17th century, the wealthy and artistic elite of Germany and Austria have erected architectural fantasies such as towers, garden pavilions and statues. This photographic survey includes commentaries that discuss each structure, its owners, builders and architects.

Title: Follies and Fantasies : Germany and Austria

Author Name: Barlow Nic (photographs by)

Categories: Architecture, Building & Renovating,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1994

ISBN Number: 0810933233

ISBN Number 13: 9780810933231

Binding: Hardcover with dust Jacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 004108