skip to content
Edward Durell Stone : modernism's populist architect Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Edward Durell Stone : modernism's populist architect

Author: Mary Anne Hunting
Publisher: First Edition. New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

"Colossus," "visionary," "giant" are superlatives used in the mid-twentieth century to describe Edward Durell Stone (1902-1978), a celebrity architect whose wholly unique modern aesthetic of "new  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Edward Durell Stone; Edward Durell Stone
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Anne Hunting
ISBN: 9780393733013 0393733017
OCLC Number: 829443772
Description: 175 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: 1. An Artist's Path: From Pastoral Ozarkian To Cosmopolitan Savant --
2. The International Style: Pioneering Experimentation --
3. Embracing The American Impulse --
4. A Provocative New Aesthetic: New Romanticism --
5. Architecture As Commodity --
6. From Architectural Kitsch To Populism --
7. Good Architecture Is Good Business ... For Years And Years.
Responsibility: Mary Anne Hunting.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The highs and lows of Stone's career are meticulously laid out in this well-researched monograph ... The projects documented in this compendium certainly convinced this reviewer that Stone's massive Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/829443772>
library:oclcnum"829443772"
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"1. An Artist's Path: From Pastoral Ozarkian To Cosmopolitan Savant -- 2. The International Style: Pioneering Experimentation -- 3. Embracing The American Impulse -- 4. A Provocative New Aesthetic: New Romanticism -- 5. Architecture As Commodity -- 6. From Architectural Kitsch To Populism -- 7. Good Architecture Is Good Business ... For Years And Years."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1090622788>
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Edward Durell Stone : modernism's populist architect"@en
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB277283>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.