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Wrought Iron in Architecture

An Illustrated Survey

by Gerald K. Geerlings

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural,
  • Architecture,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Wrought-iron,
  • General,
  • Clip Art,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Art / Clip Art,
  • Architectural ironwork,
  • Decoration and ornament, Archi

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7635759M
    ISBN 100486245357
    ISBN 109780486245355

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This classic work documents the many uses and ingenious adaptations of wrought iron in architecture, with numerous examples from the fourteenth century through the twentieth centuries.

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14th through 20th centuries. Covers Europe, America. Indispensable sourcebook. illustrations. Description Wrought Iron in Architecture by Gerald K. Geerlings Dover Publications.

This classic work documents the history and the many uses and ingenious adaptations of wrought iron in architecture, with numerous examples from the 14th century through the 20th.

Wrought iron has been used as a decorative element in architecture from the eleventh century to the twentieth. At first a device to strengthen and embellish doors, wrought iron was soon adopted for free-standing screens and railings, examples of which can still be seen in churches and cathedrals.

Cast Iron does not rust rapidly in air. When immersed in salt water, however, it is gradually softened, made porous, and converted into a sort of plumbago Mr.

Mallet found that the rate of corrosion decreased with the thickness of the casting, being from 1/10 to 4/10 inch during a century in depth for castings 1 inch D. Stevenson found the decay to be more rapid than this.

Wrought iron fencing was popular in the mids as it is today. The innovative Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí used decorative wrought iron in and on many of his buildings. A type of wrought iron called puddled iron was used to construct the Eiffel Tower.

About this Item: Architectural Book Publishing Co., New York, Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Book condition: near fine, scarce, b/w illustrations, many full page, the author examines the materials and techniques of forging, DJ shows some wrinkling to front top and bottom and to top back, price clipped, grey cloth boards in excellent condition as is the.

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