Windows of the World
Jean-Philippe LenclosISBN: 039373188X; 9780393731880;
Book Description A trove of color photographs reveals the complex character and endless variety of a basic architectural element: the window. This stunning visual catalog explores the forms, styles, materials, and colors of window compositions in cultures around the world, from tiny decorative openings on adobe homes in Africa to the intricate wrought-iron-and-shutter compositions of Paris. 215 color illustrations.