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Blakstad & Munthe-Kaas

Christian Norberg-Schulz.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Architecture; 18th-Century Art; Christian Art; 20th-Century Art. 441 words.

Norwegian architectural and furniture design partnership formed in 1922 by Gudolf Blakstad (b Gjerpen, 19 May 1893; d Oslo, 1986) and Herman Munthe-Kaas (b Christiania [now Oslo], 25 May...

Fellerer, Max

Nicholas Bullock.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Architecture; 18th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 284 words.

(b Linz, Oct 15, 1889; d Vienna, March 27, 1957).

Austrian architect, furniture designer and teacher. He trained first in Linz and from 1909 at the Technische Hochschule,...

Gothic Revival

Georg Germann, Melissa Ragain and Pippa Shirley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 10918 words.

Term applied to a style of architecture and the decorative arts inspired by the Gothic architecture of medieval Europe. It has been particularly widely applied to churches but has also...

High Wycombe

Brian Austen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 671 words.

English centre of furniture production. The town is situated in Buckinghamshire near the Chiltern Hills, where there is a plentiful supply of timber, particularly beech. The ‘Windsor’...

Kas

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; 18th-Century Art; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 76 words.

[Afrik.: kas; Dut.: kast, pl. kasten]

Large American cupboard of Dutch origin manufactured in the Hudson and Delaware areas from the late 17th century to the early 19th. It...

Neo-classicism

John Wilton-Ely.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 6942 words.

Term coined in the 1880s to denote the last stage of the classical tradition in architecture, sculpture, painting and the decorative arts. Neo-classicism was the successor to Rococo in...

Pössenbacher family

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Architecture; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 112 words.

German family of furniture-makers, active in Munich. Matthaeus Pössenbacher (fl 1770s) carved furniture for the architect François de Cuvilliés. His grandson Joseph Pössenbacher...

Schickedanz, Albert

József Sisa.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Painting; Architecture; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 332 words.

(b Biala, Galicia [now Bialsko-Biala, Poland], Oct 14, 1846; d Budapest, July 11, 1915).

Hungarian architect, painter and interior designer of German descent. He studied in...

Winkelmann, Emilie

Despina Stratigakos.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Architecture; 18th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 785 words.

(b Aken, May 8, 1875; d Hovedissen, Aug 4, 1951).

German architect. Winkelmann was the first woman to complete an architectural curriculum at a German institute of technology and...

Zuber & Cie

Bernard Jacqué.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 352 words.

French wallpaper manufacturing company established in 1790 in Mulhouse, Alsace. Originally the company was set up under the name of Nicolas Dolfus & Cie with Joseph-Louis Malaine...