The Iconic Interior

1900 to the Present


100 of the world’s most important and influential interiors, by some of the great talents of the 20th and 21st centuries


ISBN: 9780500023334 Categories: ,

Dominic Bradbury


This compact volume features over 100 of the most spectacular interiors from across the world, spanning the entire 20th century to the present day. It includes interiors assembled by artists and fashion designers, architects, interior and set-designers, bringing together diverse design talents from Piero Fornasetti to Alvar Aalto, Marc Newson and Matthew Williamson. Twenty short profiles are presented in the introduction, with a single iconic photograph and a concise, informative text; the interiors are arranged by chronological order, with superb colour photography and texts recounting the stories of these remarkable designs. Representing every style from minimalism and Art Nouveau to Gesamtkunstwerk creations that defy definition, these interiors are elegant compositions that will endure.

Additional information

Weight 1595 g
Dimensions 23.2 x 21.5 cm
Publisher name Thames and Hudson Ltd
Publication date 27 February 2020
Number of pages 376
Format Hardback
Contributors Photographs by Richard Powers
Dimensions 23.2 x 21.5 cm
Weight 1595 g
Dominic Bradbury is a journalist and writer specializing in architecture and design. He is the author of many books on the subject, including Mountain Modern, New Brazilian House, Vertical Living, Mid Century Modern Complete, Mediterranean Modern, New Natural Home and The Iconic House, all published by Thames & Hudson. Richard Powers specializes in interiors, architecture and the built environment. His books include Beyond Bawa and New Natural Home, both published by Thames & Hudson.