Arthur J. Stone 1847-1938 Designer and Silversmith

By: Chickering, Elenita C. with Sarah Morgan Ross

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Arthur J. Stone (1847-1938), one of the last independent silversmiths to make silver by hand, was a major promoter of the Arts and Crafts tenets of beautiful but functional design. His influential work as a designer and craftsman set the standard for a generation of apprentices who were trained in hand-working techniques at his highly respected workshop in Gardner, Massachusetts. This handsome publication, the first major retrospective of the artist's designs and silver production, documents Stone's life and work. 212 objects are described and illustrated, 32 in color. 71 figures accompany the text and 23 figures illustrate marks found on stone silver.

Title: Arthur J. Stone 1847-1938 Designer and Silversmith

Author Name: Chickering, Elenita C. with Sarah Morgan Ross

Categories: Silver/Gold,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Boston Athenaeum: 1994

ISBN Number: 0934552592

ISBN Number 13: 9780934552592

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 13501

Keywords: American Arts & Crafts Silver