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Adam, Robert 1728-1792

Overview
Works: 495 works in 926 publications in 5 languages and 15,197 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings  Guidebooks  Art 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Dedicatee
Classifications: NA997.A4, 720.924
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Screenprinting : the complete water-based system by Robert Adam( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of Robert Adam by Geoffrey Beard( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Adam : drawings and imagination by A. A Tait( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works in architecture of Robert and James Adam by Robert Adam( Book )

34 editions published between 1773 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Palladian style dominated British architecture for most of the 1700s, until the rise of the Adam style, which held sway for the final decades of the eighteenth century. Brothers Robert and James Adam were almost single-handedly responsible for infusing Georgian architecture with the sensibilities and elements of classical Hellenic and Latinate design. Their elegant, sophisticated form of Neoclassicism affected not only architecture, but also interior design, furniture design, and landscaping.The Works in Architecture of Robert and James Adam, one of the most celebrated books in architectur
Rvins of the palace of the Emperor Diocletian at Spalatro in Dalmatia by Robert Adam( Book )

28 editions published between 1764 and 2013 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nell'ottobre del 1754, Robert Adam lascia Edimburgo per intraprendere il viaggio che lo porterà prima in Italia e successivamente a Spalato, in Dalmazia. La riedizione di questo libro, non più edito dal 1764, riporta la trascrizione di quel viaggio, ampliandolo con un'ampia iconografia sulle rappresentazioni del Palazzo di Diocleziano da Adam ai contemporanei, un saggio introduttivo di Howard Burns e un testo del curatore Marco Navarra, che individua nello scritto di Adam un'attenzione al progetto più che al semplice rilievo del monumento. In October, 1754, Robert Adam left Edinburgh to undertake a journey that would take him first to Italy and then to Spalato, in Dalmatia. The new edition of this book, which hasn't been printed since 1764, includes the transcription of that journey, enlarging it by including a full iconography of the representations at the Diocletian Palace from Adam to contemporaries, an introduction by Howard Burns and a text by the editor Marco Navarra, who recognises in Adam's writings the attention he paid to the project rather than the simple emphasising of a monument
The decorative work of Robert Adam by Damie Stillman( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Adam & his style : city dwellings and country houses by Robert Adam( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Adam by Alistair John Rowan( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The architecture, decoration, and furniture, of Robert & James Adam by Robert Adam( Book )

14 editions published between 1880 and 1997 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of mantels; thirty-seven drawings in color reproduced from recently discovered originals by Robert Adam( Book )

6 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works in architecture of Robert & James Adam by Robert Adam( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Adam's country houses by Geoffrey Beard( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works in architecture of Robert and James Adam. Les ouvrages d'architecture de Robert et Jacques Adam by Robert Adam( Book )

3 editions published between 1778 and 1902 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denkmæler der Kunst in Dalmatien by Georg Kowalczyk( Book )

3 editions published in 1910 in German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The decorative work of Robert & James Adam; being a reproduction of the plates illustrating decoration & furniture from their "Works in architecture", published 1778-1812 by Robert Adam( Book )

8 editions published between 1891 and 1901 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam in context : papers given at the Georgian Group Symposium, 1992 by England) Georgian Group (London( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works in architecture by Robert Adam( Book )

12 editions published between 1900 and 1980 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drawings of Robert & James Adam, in Sir John Soane's Museum by Sir John Soane's Museum( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Screenprinting : the complete water-based system
Alternative Names
Adam, R.

Adam Robert

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Roberts Adams

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רוברט אדם

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