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Greene and Greene: Masterworks

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In the first decades of the 20th century, Charles Sumner Greene and Henry Mather Greene almost single-handedly defined the Arts and Crafts aesthetic in America as the architectural firm Greene & Greene. The only full-color survey of the firm's greatest works-including several newly restored to their original grandeur-Greene & Greene reveals the consummate artistry ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published August 1st 1998 by Chronicle Books
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Great piece on two brothers who left their residential architectural mark in the early part of the 20th century in California, specifically Pasadena. I only wish there were more descriptions of the home owners who requested work done by Charles and Henry Greene. This would aid in understanding why certain rooms where constructed a certain way. It would have also helped to see more of the landscape as well.
Glistening hand-rubbed red, black & brown treeflesh, full color hardcore and softcore woodlust: this is glorious pornography for carpenters and those who work with wood.
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