São Paulo: Metalivros, 2002. color plates, bios., cat., bibl., color pict. d.j. (New, in original shipping cardboard). Item #68023
Important documentation of the painted tile work of secular architecture in the state of Pernambuco, Brazil. Part of an on-going project to conserve the architectural heritage in Brazil. Documents and illustrates the remaining non-religious buildings adorned with decorative tiles from the 19th century in Pernambuco. Numerous large color plates. ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE TEXT.