Karen Hanmer

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Title: FlatsUrbanHouses



Flats, Urban Houses and Cottage Homes; a companion volume to "The British home of to-day" by Frank T Verity, Edwin Thomas Hall, Gerald C Horsley, and Walter Shaw Sparrow| bound 2019 | $2000

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1906

11 5/8 x 8 7/8 x 1  3/16”

Pigment inkjet printing on Griffen Mill Akbar, steel brads, acrylic. Elevations and pans on boards and endpapers from the text. A vintage blueprint motif on an all-paper binding is most appropriate for this book of plans and elevations for turn of the century urban residential architecture. Likewise the New Oriental Binding structure was chosen for its visible, linear structure and architectural feel.