Mexican tiles: style, color, design

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Chronicle Books,
Pub. Date:
[1999]
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English
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Masako Takahashi, coauthor of the best-selling Mexicolor, now turns her attention to the vibrant tiles that are such a key element in Mexican style and design. Bring a festive new look to any home or garden with the ideas in Mexican Tiles. Masako Takahashi leads a colorful architectural tour through Mexico, revealing the many ways tiles are used for function and decoration, adding color and interest to everyday surroundings. Over 175 beautiful color photographs present inspirational examples of classic and contemporary tile work, from colonial-era church facades ornately covered with talavera tiles to vividly detailed modern treatments of bathrooms and kitchens. Including a delightful introduction by Tony Cohen about the history of tile-making in Mexico, plus installation tips and a resource guide, Mexican Tiles is both a fascinating initiation and a practical guide to this key element of Mexican style and design.
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9780811826297
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subject_facet Tiles -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century, Tiles in interior decoration -- History -- 20th century
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title_full Mexican tiles : style, color, design / Masako Takahashi, with introduction by Tony Cohan
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