Wallpapers Through Times
Perspectives from the Engelsberg World Heritage Site
(Tapeter genom tiderna – Perspektiv från världsarvet Engelsbergs bruk)
Over the centuries, wallpaper has been one of our most important wall decorations. Attitudes to wallpaper have changed through time, especially in recent decades. However, today there is a strong and growing interest in wallpaper and the historic preservation of buildings.
As the first stand-alone volume in a series on the Engelsberg World Heritage Site, this book provides an understanding of the history of wallpaper. Through numerous pictures, both historical and modern, the experts in the field provide us with an in-depth look into wallpaper, both as a craft and as an expression of different decorative ideals.
Text in Swedish
Tapeter genom tiderna
– Perspektiv från världsarvet Engelsbergs bruk
130 illustrations. 24 x 30.5 cm. 200 pp.
Design: Patric Leo
There are three upcoming titles in this series: