Great American Houses and Gardens : A Pop-up Book
Manufacturer: Rizzoli/Universe Publishing
Chuck Fischer’s book features historically accurate illustrations of estate houses and gardens, combined with photography. Through Fischer’s paintings, Colonial Williamsburg, Monticello, and Biltmore are realized in a unique pop-up form. There is also an informative booklet, describing each historical site.
Chuck Fischer is a much sought-after American muralist and designer. He has created artwork used by dinnerware companies such as Lenox. He has also collaborated with Schumacher, to create patterns for wallpaper and fabrics. For the past fourteen years, Fischer has been painting private commissions for some of the finest residences in the world. His work is in the collection of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum in New York.