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By E. K. Rossiter,F. A. Wright

ISBN-10: 0486417743

ISBN-13: 9780486417745

whilst the authors, a couple of revered architects, first released this pretty publication within the overdue Victorian period, they intended it as a wakeup name to the forward-looking householders of the time — inviting them to eschew "the outdated puritanical hatred of colour, which came upon its traditional consequence in white homes with eco-friendly blinds" and take part the innovative development towards "advanced notions, during which the extra confident colours discover a probability of expression." The e-book helped owners to achieve this target via its presentation of full-color illustrations of beautiful, updated colour schemes for homes, with detailed recognition given to the subtle strains of Queen Anne-style homes.
The center of the booklet is the part of 20 beautiful colour plates — every one reproducing a perfectly carried out architectural drawing that exhibits the colour chances for a selected condo, and every observed by means of an intensive written description of the colours for use for external partitions and trim. An informative introductory part offers a transparent clarification of the way to combine basic and secondary colours to accomplish such renowned, mellow tones of the interval as olive, russet, citrine, buff, plum, and sage. This genuine resource of thought and recommendations may be prized via restorationists, architects, home-builders, and fanatics of Victoriana.

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