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Great designs
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Great designs

Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9780241298817

Publication Date: 6 May 2019

Subject: Design & Technology

Suitable for: Secondary

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Traces the development of modern designs from the 1860s onwards, from sketches and prototypes to the final product.
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Summary

Traces the development of modern designs from the 1860s onwards, from sketches and prototypes to the final product.

This is the ultimate illustrated guide to more then 100 icons of design from the everyday to the avant-garde, from the Barcelona chair and the Ekco radio to the Citreon DS and the iPad.

Tells the stories behind the world's most iconic designs - why they were created, who they were made for, and how developments in technology and materials made them possible.

Analyses each design visually, with close-up details pinpointing the key characteristics of form and style.

Provides a fascinating insight into the development of design around the world during the last 150 years.

Contents

Looking at design
1860-1919
1920-1929
1930-1939
1940-1954
1955-1959
1960-1979
1980-1995
1996 to present
Index
Acknowledgements

Category
NF
Subject
Design & Technology
Dewey
745.2
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Illustrator
Illustrations
Col and B & W illus and photos
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Pub. date
6 May 2019
Edition
New
ISBN
9780241298817
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Binding
Stitched
Pages
256
Width
228mm
Height
275mm
Weight
1058g
Index
Yes
Contents page
Yes
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0%
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