Guastavino Vaulting: The Art of Structural Tile Book
By John Ochsendorf
Guastavino Vaulting traces the development of the remarkable construction technology from its Mediterranean roots to its highest achievements in the United States. This long overdue first monograph features archival images, drawings, and beautiful new color photography showcasing the most incredible Guastavino vaulted spaces. An extensive appendix lists the addresses of all known extant Guastavino vaults, over six hundred masterpieces small and large. John Ochsendorf is an engineer and educator specializing in the history and technology of historic structures.
Paperback; 256 pages; 8.5 x 0.8 x 11 inches; ISBN: 978-1616892449