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Guastavino Vaulting - a book by Ochsendorf, John

Guastavino Vaulting

The Art of Structural Tile

Guastavino Vaulting( )
Author: Ochsendorf, John
Photographer: Freeman, Michael
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Princeton Architectural Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $40.00
Book Description:

The first monograph to celebrate the architectural legacy of the Guastavino family is now available in paperback. First-generation Spanish immigrants Rafael Guastavino and his son Rafael Jr. oversaw the construction of thousands of spectacular tile vaults across the United States between the 1880s and the 1950s. These versatile, strong, and fireproof vaults were built by Guastavino in more than two hundred major buildings in Manhattan and in hundreds more across the country, including...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / Criticism & Theory
Architecture / Regional
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.44 x 10.67 x 0.72 Inches
Book Weight:2.2 Pounds

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