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William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain
The most versatile British designer of the 18th century, William Kent (1685–1748) created a style for a new nation and monarchy. The scope of his achievements encompasses architecture, palatial interiors, elaborate gardens, and exquisite furniture. Among his creative innovations are bold combinations of elements from Palladian, rococo, and gothic design, anticipating the ...more
Hardcover, 704 pages
Published October 15th 2013 by Yale University Press
(first published September 28th 2013)
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