"This a a gem of a softcover rich in color images of pattern. This movement matched the Art Nouveau period and both shared roots in the natural world. One of the period photos shows women making hand-knotted carpets."
"This is a large richly photographed reference book covering the natural world using drawings and photos of the art works to show how the ideas evolved into finished products. This should inspire any artist."
"This is a large thick detailed volume;Most photos are period exteriors,with some color, and nice old blueprints. There is text about the different architects' styles, a timeline, and a long Bibliography."