Department of Planning ; [text Ian Evans]
Yeronga, Qld. : Flannel Flower Press, 1989
ISBN 1875253033 Paperback, 160 pages, 213 x 287mm
This book is the result of countless hours of fieldwork a tape measure and notebook, painstakingly measuring, recording and drawing some of the most important details of old Australian houses.
The result of a major research project, this book contains working drawings with all the necessary dimensions for fences, gates, doors, windows, chimneys, verandahs and garages for Australian houses built from the arrival of Art Nouveau to the hey-day of Art Deco. The text by Ian Evans provides a concise description of conservation and restoration techniques.
Working drawings with dimensions for constructing fences, gates, doors, windows, chimneys, verandahs & garages for houses of the late 19th & early 20th centuries.