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Author LinkLoos, Adolf,1870-1933.
Uniform Title LinkOrnament und Verbrechen. English
Title LinkOrnament and crime : selected essays / Adolf Loos ; selected and with an introduction by Adolf Opel ; translated by Michael Mitchell.
Imprint Riverside, Calif. : Ariadne Press, c1998.
Description 204 p. :  ill. ;  22 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Series ( Studies in Austrian literature, culture, and thought. Translation series )
Series ( Studies in Austrian literature, culture, and thought. Translation series.)
Language eng ger
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: Introduction / Adolf Opel -- 1. Our School of Applied Art -- 2. The Christmas Exhibition in the Austrian Museum -- 3. The Jubilee Exhibition: The Exhibition Buildings -- 4. The Silver Court and Neighboring Pavilion -- 5. Men’s Fashion -- 6. The New Style and the Bronze Industry -- 7. Interior Design: Prelude -- 8. The Interiors in the Rotunda -- 9. Chairs -- 10. Glass and China -- 11. Luxury Carriages -- 12. Plumbers: Baths and Kitchen Ranges -- 13. Gentlemen’s Hats -- 14. Footwear -- 15. Shoemakers -- 16. Ladies’ Fashion -- 17. Underwear -- 18. Furniture -- 19. The Furniture of 1898 -- 20. Printers -- 21. A Review of the Applied Arts I -- 22. A Review of the Applied Arts II -- 23. The English Schools in the Austrian Museum -- 24. Pottery -- 25. Surplus to Requirements -- 26. In Praise of the Present -- 27. Culture -- 28. Cultural Degeneration -- 29. Ornament and Crime -- 30. Brief Intermezzo -- 31. Beethoven’s Ears -- 32. Hands Off! -- 33. Ornament and Education -- 34. Short Hair -- 35. Oscar Kokoschka -- 36. On Josef Hofmann -- 37. Chronology.
Subject LinkDecorative arts -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.
LinkDecorative arts -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Add.Author LinkOpel, Adolf, 1935-

System Number 000662462
ISBN Link1572410469 (pbk.)
Link9781572410466 (pbk.)

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