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The Resource The study of architectural design : with special reference to the program of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, by John F. Harbeson ; introduction by John Blatteau and Sandra L. Tatman

The study of architectural design : with special reference to the program of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, by John F. Harbeson ; introduction by John Blatteau and Sandra L. Tatman

Label
The study of architectural design : with special reference to the program of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design
Title
The study of architectural design
Title remainder
with special reference to the program of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design
Statement of responsibility
by John F. Harbeson ; introduction by John Blatteau and Sandra L. Tatman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text details, step-by-step, the Beaux-Arts system of architectural education. With the reissue of this work, the student or practitioner of classical design can reconstruct the course of study used to train every architect in America from its inception until the late 1940s
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1888-1986
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harbeson, John F.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA2750
LC item number
.H3 2008 Oversize
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Institute of Classical Architecture
Series statement
The classical America series in art and architecture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beaux-Arts Institute of Design
  • National Institute for Architectural Education
  • Architectural design
  • Architectural drawing
Label
The study of architectural design : with special reference to the program of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, by John F. Harbeson ; introduction by John Blatteau and Sandra L. Tatman
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0726/2007035482.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Pencil Points Press, 1927
  • "In association with the Institute of Classical Architecture and Classical America."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / John Blatteau, Sandra L. Tatman -- A portfolio of contemporary watercolor drawings -- The study of architectural design -- Introduction: The Beaux-Arts method -- Foreword to "The Analytique" / Lloyd Warren -- The " Analytique" or order problem -- Taking the Equisse -- Preparing for the first criticism and laying out the schedule -- Studying the problem -- The use of documents -- Composing the sheet -- Passing to ink -- Rendering -- Rendering (concluded) -- The class b plan problem -- The "Analytique" and plan problem compared -- The Equisse -- The use of examples of similar problems -- Character in design -- Character in design: plan -- Size, scale and proportion -- Size, scale and proportion (continued) -- Size, scale and proportion (concluded) -- Studying by means of mosaic -- Entourage -- Indication -- Rendering -- The archaeology projet and measured drawings -- The Archaeology Projet -- The Archaelogy Projet (concluded) -- The measured drawing -- Review -- The class a problem -- The " Ancien" -- Studying the plan project -- The " Unsymmetrical" plan -- The "Grand Plan" -- "Mosaic" in actual buildings -- The class a decorative problems -- Drawing in the class a project and in competitions -- The sketch problem and size problem -- The sketch problem -- The first preliminary competition for the Paris prize -- The plan sketch problem -- The second preliminary competition for the Paris prize -- Conclusion -- The use of perspective in Altier work -- The psychology of success -- A background
Control code
ocn171048997
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780393731286
Lccn
2007035482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)171048997
Label
The study of architectural design : with special reference to the program of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, by John F. Harbeson ; introduction by John Blatteau and Sandra L. Tatman
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0726/2007035482.html
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Pencil Points Press, 1927
  • "In association with the Institute of Classical Architecture and Classical America."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / John Blatteau, Sandra L. Tatman -- A portfolio of contemporary watercolor drawings -- The study of architectural design -- Introduction: The Beaux-Arts method -- Foreword to "The Analytique" / Lloyd Warren -- The " Analytique" or order problem -- Taking the Equisse -- Preparing for the first criticism and laying out the schedule -- Studying the problem -- The use of documents -- Composing the sheet -- Passing to ink -- Rendering -- Rendering (concluded) -- The class b plan problem -- The "Analytique" and plan problem compared -- The Equisse -- The use of examples of similar problems -- Character in design -- Character in design: plan -- Size, scale and proportion -- Size, scale and proportion (continued) -- Size, scale and proportion (concluded) -- Studying by means of mosaic -- Entourage -- Indication -- Rendering -- The archaeology projet and measured drawings -- The Archaeology Projet -- The Archaelogy Projet (concluded) -- The measured drawing -- Review -- The class a problem -- The " Ancien" -- Studying the plan project -- The " Unsymmetrical" plan -- The "Grand Plan" -- "Mosaic" in actual buildings -- The class a decorative problems -- Drawing in the class a project and in competitions -- The sketch problem and size problem -- The sketch problem -- The first preliminary competition for the Paris prize -- The plan sketch problem -- The second preliminary competition for the Paris prize -- Conclusion -- The use of perspective in Altier work -- The psychology of success -- A background
Control code
ocn171048997
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780393731286
Lccn
2007035482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)171048997

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