Sleepy Hollow Restorations: A Cross-Section of the Collections

By: Butler, Joseph T.

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The book is arranged in three sections. The first section describes the collections at Phillipsburg Manor, Upper Mills & Van Cortlandt Manor, divided into five chapters: Paintings, Drawings & Prints with 29 illustrations; Furniture, Woodenware & Ivory with 88 illustrations; Ceramics & Glass with 77 illustrations; Metals with 82 illustrations; and Textiles with 22 illustrations. The second section shows room views: Philipsburg Manor, Upper Mills with 6 color plates, Van Cortlandt Manor with 14 color plates, and Washington Irving's Sunnyside with 10 color plates. The third section describes the collection at Washington Irving's Sunnyside, divided into five chapters: Paintings, Drawings & Prints with 36 illustrations; Furniture, Woodenware & Ivory with 32 illustrations; Ceramics & Glass with 21 illustrations; Metals with 29 illustrations; and Textiles with 9 illustrations. Each object is described with measurements and includes provenance, references, and, where applicable, exhibitions. In total, there are 425 black and white plates and 30 color plates.

Title: Sleepy Hollow Restorations: A Cross-Section of the Collections

Author Name: Butler, Joseph T.

Categories: Collecting,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Tarrytown, NY, Sleepy Hollow Press: 1983

ISBN Number: 0912882573

ISBN Number 13: 9780912882574

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 10582

Keywords: Decorative Arts Collections