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This book treats essential aspects of design individually: colors, elements, styles, plans, rooms, outdoors, and materials. Illustrated with the author's full-color renderings of his own works.
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eats essential aspects of design individually: colors, elements, styles, plans, rooms, outdoors, and materials. Illustrated with the author's full-color renderings of his own works.About the Author:
After apprenticing to legendary designers David Hicks and Sister Parish, and then entering the prestigious firm of McMillen, MARK HAMPTON (1940-1998) founded his own firm in 1976. His works include the White House for President George H. W. Bush; Camp David; Gracie Mansion; the American Academy in Rome; and the American Embassy in Paris. An accomplished watercolorist, Hampton has a painting in the permanent collection of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
MARGARET RUSSELL is the Editor in Chief of Architectural Digest and the magazine's website, archdigest.com, and she is the author of several books, among them So Chic and Style and Substance.
ALEXA HAMPTON has been president of Mark Hampton LLC since 1998. An acclaimed designer, she is the author of Language of Interior Design and Decorating in Detail. She lives in New York with her family.
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Book Description Hardcover. Condition: New. As new. Seller Inventory # 50-18333
Book Description Hardcover. Condition: New. 1st Edition. Brand New copy of stated First edition, second printing according to number line. Signed by the author on small decorative bookplate affixed to front endpaper. In original, brand new, publisher's green cloth slipcase. 251 pages profusely illustrated with the author's black-and-whte gouches and full-color watercolors. The book comprises columns that Hampton wrote for House & Garden Magazine in the 1980s plus nine new chapters. Sections on Colors, Elements, Styles, Plans, Rooms, Outdoors, and Materials. Topics include rooms painted red, green as a neutral color, furniture placement, extending interior design into the garden, etc. Seller Inventory # 001771