English decoration Timeless inspiration for the contemporary home

Ben Pentreath

Book - 2012

In English Decoration, London-based architectural and interior designer Ben Pentreath presents a major new survey of the best of the English style. Eighteen homes, many of which have never been previously photographed, provide the source material for his wide-ranging investigation of this classic look. The houses include Ben's own homes in London and West Dorset, alongside those of Earls and artists, writers and architects, book designers and gardeners. The book is arranged room by room and... Entrance Halls, Living Rooms, Kitchens and Dining Rooms, Bedrooms and Bathrooms are considered in turn, together with simple Rooms of Utility and spectacular Rooms of Display. The book begins with an essay on the English style in decoration and ends with a style directory, helping you to achieve the look wherever you live.

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London : Ryland Peters & Small 2012.
First [edition]
Item Description
Includes index.
Physical Description
189 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Main Author
Ben Pentreath (author)