Modern Style

Leonardo da Vinci, Detail, La Scapigliata, 1508, oil on wood, courtesy Galleria Nazionale Parma, Parma, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, Europe

Leonardo da Vinci: The Genius in Milan – Modern Style Master

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All art is modern in its time & polymath Leonardo da Vinci: The Genius in Milan was a master of the modern style fashioned by his admiration for beauty & nature

Charles Voysey & Frank Lloyd Wright

Charles Voysey & Frank Lloyd Wright

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In England during the last twenty years of the nineteenth century architect Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (1857-1941) had a distinct dislike and distaste for overindulgence and display. He wrote of ‘discarding the mass of useless ornaments’. He evolved a style, which though susceptible to local variation, was universally acceptable rejecting…