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Curl, James Stevens

The Egyptian revival. An introductory study of a recurring theme in the history of taste.

London, George Allen & Unwin 1982.

Reference: 12006
Price: £45 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. xviii + (2) + 249 + (1)pp, 203 photo ills. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. James Stirling’s copy.

Fun to read (and probably fun to write), and usefully bringing together much dispersed information about the use of Egyptian architectural and sculptural motifs in Western Europe from the time of the Roman Empire onwards.