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Mexicolor : the spirit of Mexican design

Author: Melba Levick; Tony Cohan
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Highlights interior and exterior Mexican decor, illustrating examples of design in architecture, textiles, ceramics, tile, and metalwork.
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Genre/Form: Ouvrages illustrés
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Levick, Melba.
Mexicolor.
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©1998
(OCoLC)656831498
Named Person: Melba Levick
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melba Levick; Tony Cohan
ISBN: 0811818934 9780811818933
OCLC Number: 39975598
Description: 176 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The painted wall --
Tiles --
La cocina [the kitchen] --
Casa Quinta Quebrada --
Textiles --
Folk art, toys & skeletons --
Ceramics --
Four artists' homes --
Casa de la Torre --
El marcado [the market] --
Wood --
Metal --
Contemporary architecture --
Niches and shelves --
Charming inns & hotels --
Two bed-and-breakfasts --
A renovated hacienda --
Patios & fountains --
Living outdoors --
A tropical folly --
La costa [the coast].
Responsibility: photographs by Melba Levick ; text by Tony Cohan ; creative direction by Masako Takahashi.
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A portrait of Mexican use of colour, which can be used as a resource for readers looking to brighten their home.  Read more...

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Mexicolor captures the bold spirit of South-of-the-border design. Photographer Melba Levick, artist Masako Takahasi, and writer Tony Cohan dare you to splash brilliant fuchsia on conservative white Read more...

 
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