W. W. Norton & Company
Colors Of The World
- Publish Date: 2004-04-17
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Dominique Lenclos;Jean-Philippe Lenclos
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Colors of the World presents a chromatic journey through the colors of vernacular architecture from the United States to the far corners of the globe.Based on the geography of color analysis method, which Jean-Philippe and Dominique Lenclos have elaborated through years of travel and research, this book examine the palettes of diverse habitats to reveal how geology, climate, light, sociocultural behavior, and the traditions of local residents and construction techniques uniquely shape a landscapes architectural personality and chromatic character. 500 color photographs