skip to content
Mexicolor : the spirit of Mexican design Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

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
Summary:
Highlights interior and exterior Mexican decor, illustrating examples of design in architecture, textiles, ceramics, tile, and metalwork.
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: Illustrated works
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.
More information:

Abstract:

A portrait of Mexican use of colour, which can be used as a resource for readers looking to brighten their home.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

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...

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

Tags

Be the first.
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


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39975598> # Mexicolor : the spirit of Mexican design
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "39975598" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Place/san_francisco> ; # San Francisco
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/32038362> ; # Melba Levick
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/889315> ; # Decorative arts
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NK844> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/976327> ; # Interior decoration
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/decoration_et_ornement_en_couleurs_mexique> ; # Décoration et ornement en couleurs--Mexique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/arts_decoratifs_mexique> ; # Arts décoratifs--Mexique
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> ; # Mexico.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/747.2972/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/decoration_interieure_mexique> ; # Décoration intérieure--Mexique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/interior_decoration_mexico> ; # Interior decoration--Mexico
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/kunstnijverheid> ; # Kunstnijverheid
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868550> ; # Color decoration and ornament
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Place/mexique> ; # Mexique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/color_decoration_and_ornament_mexico> ; # Color decoration and ornament--Mexico
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009123050> ; # Decorative arts--Mexico
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/93088341> ; # Tony Cohan
   schema:copyrightYear "1998" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/32038362> ; # Melba Levick
   schema:datePublished "1998" ;
   schema:description "Highlights interior and exterior Mexican decor, illustrating examples of design in architecture, textiles, ceramics, tile, and metalwork."@en ;
   schema:description "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]."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/42148718> ;
   schema:genre "Illustrated works"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/656831498> ;
   schema:name "Mexicolor : the spirit of Mexican design"@en ;
   schema:productID "39975598" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39975598#PublicationEvent/san_francisco_chronicle_books_1998> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Agent/chronicle_books> ; # Chronicle Books
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780811818933> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39975598> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Agent/chronicle_books> # Chronicle Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Chronicle Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/arts_decoratifs_mexique> # Arts décoratifs--Mexique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Arts décoratifs--Mexique"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/decoration_et_ornement_en_couleurs_mexique> # Décoration et ornement en couleurs--Mexique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Décoration et ornement en couleurs--Mexique"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/42148718#Topic/decoration_interieure_mexique> # Décoration intérieure--Mexique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Décoration intérieure--Mexique"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009123050> # Decorative arts--Mexico
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Decorative arts--Mexico"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> # Mexico.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Mexico." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/868550> # Color decoration and ornament
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Color decoration and ornament"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/889315> # Decorative arts
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Decorative arts"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/976327> # Interior decoration
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Interior decoration"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32038362> # Melba Levick
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Levick" ;
   schema:givenName "Melba" ;
   schema:name "Melba Levick" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/93088341> # Tony Cohan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Cohan" ;
   schema:givenName "Tony" ;
   schema:name "Tony Cohan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780811818933>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0811818934" ;
   schema:isbn "9780811818933" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/656831498>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Mexicolor." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39975598> ; # Mexicolor : the spirit of Mexican design
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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