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Image for A History of English Furniture, Volume II: The Age of Mahogany and The Age of Satinwood

A History of English Furniture, Volume II: The Age of Mahogany and The Age of Satinwood

By: Macquoid, Percy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, Antique Collectors' Club, 1987


reprint edition; dust jacket with wear at bottom corners and small tear on back panel near the spine, rubbing to front and back panels.The reprint, in a single volume, of the third and fourth books of Macquoid's "A History of English Furniture." With 1000 black and white illustrations and 8 colour illustrations. View more info

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A Secrétaire by Theodor Commer with Panels Containing Wax Figures by Caspar Bernhard Hardy

By: González-Palacios, Alvar

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Milano, Galleria Padovani, 2016

Edition: 1st


135 pages.Taking his cue from the collecting history of this secrétaire with its astonishing collection of wax figures, Alvar González-Palacios highlights some of the lesser-known aspects of the career and personality of Caspar Bernhard Hardy (Cologne, 1726 – 1819), and discusses a previously unpublished marble portrait of Goethe, Hardy's only signed and dated work known to date. The book is richly illustrated with photographs that allow the reader to explore this... View more info

Image for Albert Grosfeld Furniture Catalog 1931 with Price List

Albert Grosfeld Furniture Catalog 1931 with Price List

By: _________________

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Albert Grosfeld Inc., 1931

Edition: 1st


with price list but missing pages 63-64, 75-76, 133-134, 155-166; a few pages with marks from rusted paperclips.Entirely illustrated with sepia-toned photographs. View more info

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Alte Bemalte Bauernmöbel: Geschichte und Erscheinung -- Technik und Pflege

By: Ritz, Josef M. and Gislind Ritz

Price: $30.00

Publisher: München, Verlag Georg D. W. Callwey, 1975


very good publisher's cardboard slipcase.A standard work on European painted furniture. With 350 illustrations, 71 in color. Text in German. View more info

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American Furniture in the Bybee Collection

By: Venable, Charles L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press, 1989

Edition: 1st


82 objects are described and illustrated in color. View more info

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American Furniture with Related Decorative Arts 1660-1830: The Milwaukee Art Museum and the Layton Art Collection

By: Ward, Gerald W. R. (editor)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press, 1991

Edition: 1st


in shrinkwrap.The catalogue of the Layton Art Collection. 113 objects are described and illustrated. Includes five essays: Furniture in the new world: the seventeenth century by Robert F. Trent; The early Baroque in colonial America: the William and Mary style by Robert F. Trent; The late Baroque in colonial America: the Queen Anne style by Brock W. Jobe; Change and persistence in Revolutionary America: American Chippendale by Philip D. Zimmerman; and Neoclassicism ... View more info

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American Kasten: The Dutch-Style Cupboards of New York and New Jersey, 1650-1800

By: Kenny, Peter M., Frances Gruber Safford, and Gilbert T. Vincent

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1991

Edition: 1st


small 1/8" black remainder mark across bottom edge, slight curling at corners of cover.This examination of the American kast is intended to fill a sizeable gap in the study of American furniture. The American kast is a large, freestanding wooden cupboard or wardrobe, generally with two doors. Inside are two or three widely spaced shelves; the more elaborate pieces have a drawer in the base section for additional storage. In American kasten were made exclusively in ... View more info

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Ancient Church Chests and Chairs in the Home Counties Round Greater London

By: Roe, Fred

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford, 1929


light shelfwear to bottom of boards, dust soiling to top edge of text block, dust jacket with chips at tears at head and foot of spine and at corners.The book is subtitled "Being the Tour of an Antiquary with Pencil and Camera through the Churches of Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent and Surrey." Map on endpapers showing church locations. Illustrated with 95 black and white figures. View more info

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André Charles Boulle (1642-1732)

By: Ronfort, Jean Nérée, Ulrich Schneider, and Dominique Augarde

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Paris, Somogy Editions d'Art, 2009

Edition: 1st


In the seventeenth century, at the height on France’s success and prestige, André Charles Boulle gave birth to a new aesthetics, combining a level of a refinement and a virtuosity of execution that were unique in the world. The Sun King conferred upon him the title of Ebéniste Ciseleur et Marqueteur du Roi, and his creations, timeless masterpieces, were immediately coveted by crowned heads, princes and rich collectors throughout Europe. Boulle’s innovative genius... View more info

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Antique Spanish Furniture = Muebles Antiguos Espanoles

By: Domenech, Rafael and Luis Perez Bueno

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books, 1965


reprint edition; toning to edge of boards, dust jacket darkened around spine with crease to front flap.With illustration on 60 black and white plates. Text in English and Spanish. View more info

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Art & Furniture of East Tennessee

By: Young, Namuni Hale

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Knoxville, TN, East Tennessee Historical Society, 1997

Edition: 1st


The retrospective catalog of the inaugural exhibition that opened on March 12, 1993. On exhibit were 117 pieces of furniture, illustrated with 6 color and 111 black & white photographs, and 64 paintings, illustrated with 4 color and 60 black & white photographs. View more info

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Art in 17th Century New England

By: Johnston, Phillip

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hartford, CT, Wadsworth Atheneum, 1977

Edition: 1st


This is the visitor's guide to the exhibition "Art in 17th Century New England" at the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut, May 11 - November 13, 1977. 50 objects are described, of which 24 are items of furniture illustrated with line drawings. View more info

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Art Nouveau Furniture

By: Heller, Carl Benno (trans. by Stephen Gorman)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kirchdorf, Berghaus Verlag, 1994

Edition: 1st


Illustrated with 106 plates, almost all in color, with brief biographies of the designers. View more info

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Arts of the Anglo-American Community in the Seventeenth Century

By: Quimby, Ian M. G. (editor)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University Press of Virginia, 1975

Edition: 1st


darkening to spine.This is the publication from the Twentieth Annual Winterthur Conference in 1974. With 8 essays by noted authorities on aspect of 17th century decorative arts and 110 illustrations. View more info

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Authentic French Provincial Furniture from Provence, Normandy and Brittany

By: Algoud, Henri, Léon LeClerc, and Paul Banéat

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications, 1993


reprint edition; small tear at fore edge of front cover.Illustrated with 179 photographs. View more info