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Author Scully, Vincent, Jr., 1920-2017.

Title The shingle style and the stick style : architectural theory and design from Richardson to the origins of Wright / Vincent Joseph Scully
Edition Revised edition
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, 1971

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Description lix, 184 pages, 36 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 27 cm
Series Yale historical publications. History of art ; 20
Yale historical publications. History of art ; 20
Contents Introduction: romantic rationalism and the expression of structure in wood; Downing, Wheeler, Gardner, and the “stick style," 1840-76 -- 1. The stick style reviewed. H. H. Richardson and English “Queen Anne," 1869-76 -- 2. Queen Anne and colonial revival, 1869-76 -- 3. Romantic rationalism and the assimilation of Queen Anne and colonial influences, 1876-77 - 4. Experiments in design by 1877. Theoretical synthesis to 1883 -- 5. Formation of the shingle style -- 6. Richardson and the mature shingle style -- 7. Order and archetype, 1885 -- 8. McKim, Mead, and White. Originality, order, and academic reaction, 1880-87 -- 9. Conclusion: Frank Lloyd Wright
Analysis Timber residences Architectural features United States, 1872-c.1889
Notes Based on the author's thesis, Yale, 1949
First published in 1955 under title: The shingle style
Includes index
Based on the author's thesis, Yale, 1949
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 165-176
Subject Architecture -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans.
Architecture, Domestic -- Shingle style -- United States.
Architecture, Domestic -- Stick style -- United States.
Architecture, Domestic -- United States.
Architecture, Domestic.
Building, Wooden -- United States.
LC no. 70140539
ISBN 0300014341
0300015194 (paperback)