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Art Deco

The Art Deco movement in decorative arts and architecture originated in the 1920s and became very popular in Western Europe during the 1930s. English Heritage has a wide variety of Art Deco books showcasing its popularity in London and the rest of Great Britain in the early 20th Century.

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1930's Britain
In the 1930s, Britain underwent the most profound economic crisis of the twentieth century, with high unemployment, wage cuts, benefit cuts and an overall deterioration in living standards. This was B...

£8.99

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1930s Home Shire
The 1930s home presented an exciting new way of living for the generation that moved out to the suburbs. Young couples who had previously rented accommodation in urban centres found themselves able to...

£5.99

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Art Deco
This extravagantly illustrated book explores Art Deco art and design from its origin to its present day influences. The book draws us back to the beginning of Art Deco―a period between two wo...

£29.99

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Art Deco: The Golden Age of Graphic Art & Illustration
This beautifully illustrated book is a celebration of Art Deco's expression through the graphic arts and illustration. Divided into three sections "the movement, its fashion and advertising&q...

£20.00

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Art Deco Architecture: Design, Decoration and Detail from the Twenties and Thirties
An exploration of art deco architectural design, embracing many different times and places in its summary of the movement's origins, development and influence. Various types of architecture, the a...

£19.95

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Art Deco Fashion
What best captures the spirit of Jazz Age fashion? A flapper dress? A cloche hat? As this electrifying book reveals, the Jazz Age signalled a sea change in design that rippled through every aspect of ...

£9.99

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Art Deco Interiors
By the time of the great Paris Exhibition of 1925, the idea that an interior and its furnishings should form a complete design - a "total look" - dominated the thinking of both designers and...

£19.95

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Art Deco Patterns to Colour
Explore the glamorous and fashionable Art Deco era in this gorgeous book full of stylish patterns to colour. It includes information about 1920s design and the colour palette of the time, from day-to-...

£5.99

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Art Deco Tiles
Art Deco was arguably the twentieth century's most popular and memorable design movement, and has come to define the inter-war period with its clean sleek lines, streamlined shapes, bold abstract ...

£7.99

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London Art Deco
The Art Deco style gained prominence at the 1925 Paris Exposition, after which each nation seemed to adapt its own distinct architectural style. Less florid than the French or that of the United State...

£9.99

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