[Architectural Monograph]. Watkin, David.
Athenian Stuart: Pioneer of the Greek Revival (signed by the author).
Allen & Unwin
Octavo, pp. 70. Indexed, illustrated with 80 b/w plates. Signed by the author on the title page.
A fascinating account of the work of James "Athenian" Stuart, who strove to revive classical Greek architecture by publishing full scholarly measurements of surviving Athenian buildings, thus ushering in the Greek Revival in Europe. Thoroughly researched and highly readable, useful to architectural historians and anyone interested in 18th century architecture, interior design, and landscaping. From the Old House Journal Reference Library.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Glossy Pictorial Wraps
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 13541