New Trends in Church Architecture

By: Dahinden, Justus

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Grey hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 144pp. 227 b/w illustrations.Using varied examples of modern church architecture from all over the world including Switzerland, France, Spain, Africa and Japan, the author, a Swiss architect, states that ecclesiastical architecture should not be based on traditional designs, but that climate, custom, topography and other local conditions should be the decisive factors in church design. The illustrations include photographs of churches, floor plans and diagrams as well as paintings and sculptures by artists such as Picasso, Modigliani, Matisse and Henry Moore as well as local folk artists.

Title: New Trends in Church Architecture

Author Name: Dahinden, Justus

Categories: Architecture, Design and Planning,

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1967

ISBN Number: 0289370825

ISBN Number 13: 9780289370827

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006474