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Collected Letters of A. W. N. Pugin: 1830-1842, Vol. 1
Pugin A. W. N.
0198173911
May 2001
Hardcover
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Book Description
A leading British architect who also designed furniture, silver, textiles, stained glass, and jewelry, Pugin is one of the greatest designers of the mid-nineteenth century. Providing insight into both Pugin and his work, this collection of correspondence is an invaluable source for
architectural and religo-historical research.


A. W. N. Pugin: Master of Gothic Revival
Paul Arterbury
0300066562
December 1995
Hardcover
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From Publishers Weekly
English architect, designer, polemicist and convert to Catholicism, Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin (1812-1852) changed the course of Gothic Revival by linking it firmly to its medieval roots. No mere revivalist, he regarded Gothic as a living language, and his cathedrals, churches, colleges, seminaries, cottages and secular buildings are highly original and personal in their concern for context and texture. Pugin's design of the interiors of the Houses of Parliament reveals his mastery of pattern, color and ornament. He suffered periodic bouts of insanity and loss of eyesight, dying at 40 shortly after a complete mental breakdown, yet his legacy lived on in the Gothic movement in Europe and North America. The catalogue of an exhibition at the Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts in New York...


Contrasts and True Principles of Pointed or Christian Architecture
A. W. N. Pugin
0954361547
Dec 2003
Hardcover
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A. W. N. Pugin: An Annotated Critical Bibliography
Margaret Belcher
0720117747
October 1987
Hardcover
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Collected Letters of A. W. N. Pugin: 1843-1845, Vol. 2
Margaret Belcher (Editor)
0199255865
September 2003
Hardcover
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Book Description
The importance of the leading British architect A. W. N. Pugin (1812-52) in the history of the Gothic Revival, the development of ecclesiology, the origins of the Arts and Crafts Movement, and in architectural theory is incontestable. His letters are vigorous, direct, often witty, and
invaluable for architectural and religio-historical research. This is the second of five planned volumes.

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