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The Colonial revival

William Bertolet Rhoads

The Colonial revival

by William Bertolet Rhoads

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Colonial revival (Architecture) -- United States.,
    • Architecture, Victorian -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam B. Rhoads.
      SeriesOutstanding dissertations in the fine arts
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA710.5.V5 R48 1977
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (xxxiv, 1134 p.) :
      Number of Pages1134
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4891437M
      ISBN 100824027221
      LC Control Number76023695

      George Washington Smith was one of the most influential architects in one of the most influential styles (Spanish Colonial Revival) in one of the most influential cities for this style (Santa Barbara) in the s. This book combines biographical information as well as a breakdown of specific works over his surpisingly short career of a decade/5(1). Richard Guy Wilson and Noah Sheldon, The Colonial Revival House, Richard Guy Wilson, Shaun Eyring and Kenny Marotta, Re-creating the American Past: Essays on the Colonial Revival, .

        Colonial & Colonial Revival Garden Design; Early Colonial Revival Architecture; Alice Morse Earle Leads the Way. Author and historian Alice Morse Earle (–) is credited as a leading figure in the movement toward the Colonial Revival. She began her campaign paying homage to the past with numerous books on aspects of colonial life. Including, but going beyond, the much-adored Spanish style (in its many manifestations) and Mission Revival, the book features as well the Victorian of San Francisco's Painted Lady and Eureka's Queen Anne, Monterey Colonial, California Arts & Crafts, French Chateau, classic Colonial farm house, and .

      Richard Upjohn, "The Colonial Architecture of New York and the New England States," Proceedings of the Third Annual Con- vention of the American Institute of Architects , pp.   Most scholars tie the emergence of the Colonial Revival to the th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Americans marked the milestone with the Centennial International Exhibition of , the first official world’s fair in the United States, held in Philadelphia, a city with its own rich colonial past.


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This book is a meandering discussion of influences and variations on the The Colonial revival book of colonial revival architecture and includes some tasty pictures. However, it is not a stylistic reference with specific, prescriptive descriptions of what is generally envisioned as colonial revival/5(6).

The Colonial Revival in America Hardcover – January 1, by Alan (editor) Axelrod (Author), Well-illustrated (Illustrator)Author: Alan (editor) Axelrod.

The Colonial Revival House. Richard Guy Wilson, Noah Sheldon (Photographer) Rating details 10 ratings 0 reviews. A celebration of early American house forms, the Colonial Revival emerged in the late 19th century and was quickly embraced by the American public/5(10).

Colonial Revivals book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In the long nineteenth century, the specter The Colonial revival book lost manuscripts loomed i Ratings: 0.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rhoads, William Bertolet, Colonial revival. New York: Garland Pub., (OCoLC) Document Type. Re-creating the American Past: Essays on the Colonial Revival by Richard Guy Wilson, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble® Although individually and collectively Americans have many histories, the dominant view of our national past focuses on the colonial : Richard Guy Wilson.

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Based on the University of Virginia's landmark conference "The Colonial Revival in America," Re-creating the American Past is a comprehensive and handsome volume that recovers the origins, characteristics, diversity, and significance of the Colonial Revival, situating it within the broader history of American design, culture, and society.5/5(1).

Historic preservation formed the core of the Colonial Revival, a social and stylistic mindset that peaked during the s. At its start, the Colonial Revival was a social movement that looked to a romanticized past for inspiration and answers to modern problems.

When architects hijacked the movement in the s, the focal point became the home. One cannot deny the large market and huge popularity of the Colonial Revival. This book is a fine collection of essays by various individuals concerning a disparate array of aspects of the Colonial Revival in America.

They are generally very well-researched and written, but are not tied to each other well except by the overarching topic. The Colonial Revival period peaked around This diamond-shaped mark was used by British Registry in England. Address your questions. Examines the development of a popular market for Colonial Revival kit quilts in the twenties and thirties and the manner in which sentimental rhetoric was used to target potential buyers.

Cunningham, Patricia A., and Susan Voso Lab, eds. Book Overview A celebration of early American house forms, the Colonial Revival emerged in the late 19th century and was quickly embraced by the American public. It has remained the nation's style of choice for well over a hundred years, appearing in banks, post offices, schools, libraries, and a majority of suburban homes.

Based on the University of Virginia's landmark conference "The Colonial Revival in America," Re-creating the American Past is a comprehensive and handsome volume that recovers the origins, characteristics, diversity, and significance of the Colonial Revival, situating it within the broader history of American design, culture, and society.

The colonial revival style was promoted by a series of romanticized books on the homes and lifestyles of the American colonists. Books by Alice Morse Earle, Marion Harland, and Anne Hollingsworth, published in the s, are typical examples at Winterthur. Mary Harrod Northend (–) brought the colonial revival aesthetic to a wide.

Not your typical run of the mill Colonial Revival. This beauty needs some work but would be so worth the effort, in my book. Log in to Reply. Bethany says: comments.

OHD Supporter. White elephant Escondido, CA. 08/03/ at pm. What are we looking at in the final picture. Colonial Revival A PATTERN BOOK FOR NEIGHBORLY HOUSES ARCHITECTURAL PATTERNS D Colonial Revival houses reflect the renewed national interest in Classicism which occurred in the late 19th architecture cre-ated for the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago is a famous example of this revival.

Two hundred years later, “colonial” gardens came into vogue as the Colonial Revival gained wide popularity. Sparked by displays at the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia and the Chicago World’s Fair, interest in American history grew, fueled by nostalgia for the past during a turbulent time of rapid growth, the Great War, and the Depression.

A number of writers published highly influential books about the Colonial Revival garden. Among these were Alice Morse Earle's Old Time Gardens (), Alice Morse Earle's Sun Dials and Roses of Yesterday (), and Grace Tabor 's Old-Fashioned Gardening ().

Although some examples demonstrate colonial revival influence, this book is mainly useful for preserving numerous images of interiors and exteriors belonging to mansions that were privately owned at the time.

Gebhard, David and Sheila Lynds, eds. An Arcadian Landscape. The Panama-California Exposition of in San Diego, highlighting the work of architect Bertram Goodhue, is credited with giving the style national exposure. Embraced principally in California and Florida, the Spanish Colonial Revival movement enjoyed its greatest popularity between and Page 68 Residential Pattern Book Architectural Patterns/Colonial Revival Windows Colonial Revival windows are symmetrically placed, and frequently occur in pairs.

Double-hung windows feature six-over-six, eight-over-eight, nine- over-nine, or twelve-over-twelve window -pane upper sashes may also occur over a single-light lower sash.

Colonial Revival architecture is one of the most widespread and well-known residential architectural trends in America’s history. We can trace its origins back towhen the country.