- This book features an insightful introduction which contributes to a deeper understanding of the history of classical architecture in the USA
- Great American Homes: William T. Baker is IMAGES' third monograph on this outstanding new classicist
William T. Baker's work is inspired by the bounty of classical architecture found in the grand homes of the southern United States, particularly the state of Georgia. The hallmarks of his architecture are extraordinary attention to details of craftsmanship and construction, and a keen eye for scale and proportion.
Throughout the pages of this richly illustrated book, we meet the families who have entrusted him with their dreams and visions and whose trust has been rewarded with classically inspired homes of grace and beauty. His work contributes greatly to some of the most aesthetically pleasing residences being built in the United States today.
> William T. Baker is a renowned designer of superior custom-built homes. Over the last two decades, he has distinguished himself in the field of architecture with beautiful craftmanship, superb bespoke designs and unique architectural details. Subsequently William T. Baker is responsible for a range of homes that are simply stunning, and always one of a kind.
Veste editoriale: Cartonato con Sovraccoperta Formato: 28,7x28,9 Pagine: 288 Immagini a colori: 400 Lingua: GB Anno: 2012