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Stickley, Gustav, 1858-1942. / Craftsman homes
(1909)

The treatment of wall spaces so that a room is in itself complete and satisfying,   pp. 144-148


   CHIMNEYPIECE IN A CRAFTSMAN LIVING ROOM.  NOTE HOW THE SEATS AND CASEMENTS
ON EITHER SIDE BRING THE WHI)LE END OET HE
   ROOM INTO DIRECT RELATION WITH THE CHIMNEYPIECE IN THE MIDDLE AND ALSO
HOW THE LINE IS CARRIED AROUND BY THE BOOK-
   (ASE AND CASEMENT AT THE RIGHT SIDE AND THE PIANO AT THE LEFT.   ALSO
NOTE THE DIVISION OF THE WALL SPACES BY THE WAIN-
   SCOT, THE SPACE PLAIN PLASTERED ABOVE AND THE FRIEZE WHICH CARRIES A DECORATION
IN STENCIL.
Published in  The  Craftsman, October  1905.


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