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The Resource Romantic modernism : nostalgia in the world of conservation, Wim Denslagen ; translated by Donald Gardner

Romantic modernism : nostalgia in the world of conservation, Wim Denslagen ; translated by Donald Gardner

Label
Romantic modernism : nostalgia in the world of conservation
Title
Romantic modernism
Title remainder
nostalgia in the world of conservation
Statement of responsibility
Wim Denslagen ; translated by Donald Gardner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
Is it possible for conservationists to approve of the reconstruction of old façades when virtually everything behind them is modern? Should they continue to protect the front façade, when the rest of the historic building has vanished? Is it socially responsible to spend government money on reconstructing a historic building that has been completely destroyed? Can one do such a thing fifty years on?. According to reigning ideas in the world of conservation, the answer to all these questions is 'no'. It is felt that building a stage set is dishonest, and rebuilding something that no longer exis
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Denslagen, W. F
Dewey number
720.28/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Dutch
LC call number
NA105
LC item number
.D4513 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gardner, Donald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture, Modern
  • Technology, engineering, agriculture
  • Civil engineering, surveying and building
  • Building construction and materials
  • Conservation of buildings and building materials
  • The arts
  • Architecture
  • History of architecture
  • History of art
  • History of art and design styles: c 1800 to c 1900
  • Art and design styles: Romanticism
  • Humanities
  • History
  • HOUSE & HOME
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • HISTORY
  • Architecture
  • Architecture, Modern
  • Netherlands
Label
Romantic modernism : nostalgia in the world of conservation, Wim Denslagen ; translated by Donald Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-254) . and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sentimentality and the City
  • The Rectangular Sickness
  • Romantic Modernists
  • Self-seeking Romantics
  • Bad-mannered Buildings
  • The Revival Styles and Time Regained
  • Nostalgia and Imitation
Control code
475641465
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048508709
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 240192
  • 22573/ctt45tmrt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)475641465
Label
Romantic modernism : nostalgia in the world of conservation, Wim Denslagen ; translated by Donald Gardner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-254) . and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sentimentality and the City
  • The Rectangular Sickness
  • Romantic Modernists
  • Self-seeking Romantics
  • Bad-mannered Buildings
  • The Revival Styles and Time Regained
  • Nostalgia and Imitation
Control code
475641465
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048508709
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 240192
  • 22573/ctt45tmrt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)475641465

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