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Image for The Dream Factory: Alessi Since 1921

The Dream Factory: Alessi Since 1921

By: Alessi, Alberto

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milan, Electa: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15556

Condition: As New


Illustrated with color and black and white photographs. View more info

Image for Deco 1925-1935: Presented by Rothmans

Deco 1925-1935: Presented by Rothmans

By: Amaya, Mario

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Rothmans of Pall Mall Canada: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26675

Condition: As New


Catalogue of a travelling exhibition held in Canada to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Exposition des Arts décoratifs de Paris 1925. Brief entries on 262 items with 154 illustrated in black and white. View more info

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Layout

By: Ballinger, Raymond

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Reinhold Publishing: 1956

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26846

Condition: Near Fine


light rubbing to covers, previous owner's name on front endpaper. Profusely illustrated. View more info

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Art Deco 1903-1940

By: Bouillon, Jean-Paul

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 11353

ISBN: 0847809889

Condition: Fine


dust jacket with three tiny abrasions along edges. Profusely illustrated with 170 illustrations in color and 170 illustrations in black and white. View more info

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Art Nouveau 1870-1914

By: Bouillon, Jean-Paul

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12461

ISBN: 0847806278

Condition: Fine


Profusely illustrated with 125 reproductions in full color and 220 illustrations in black and white. View more info

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Art Deco Style

By: Brunhammer, Yvonne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1983

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19671

ISBN: 0312052243

Condition: Very Good


small crease at bottom corner of front cover. With 380 illustrations, including 27 in full color. View more info

Image for In Pursuit of Beauty: Americans and the Aesthetic Movement

In Pursuit of Beauty: Americans and the Aesthetic Movement

By: Burke, Doreen Bolger, et al

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1986

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26045

ISBN: 0847807681

Condition: As New


This monumental work is the first book to consider fully the Aesthetic movement of the 1870s and 1880s in the United States in the light of its British precedents and its affinities with Gothic, oriental, and classical art. Published to coincide with the major loan exhibition "In Pursuit of Beauty: Americans and the Aesthetic Movement" held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, October 23, 1986 to January 11, 1987, which comprised some 175 objects including furniture, metalwork, stained glass, ceramics, textiles, wallpaper, painting, and sculpture, the catalogue is arranged t... View more info

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The Old-World House: Its Furniture & Decoration, 2 volumes

By: Cescinsky, Herbert

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1924

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 20870

Condition: Very Good


1/4 morocco over pebbled boards, light shelf wear and slight mottling to boards, top edge gilt, light soiling to other edges, previous owners' bookplate and signature on front pastedowns. Profusely illustrated in black and white. View more info

Image for Towards Post-Modernism: Decorative Arts and Design Since 1851

Towards Post-Modernism: Decorative Arts and Design Since 1851

By: Collins, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, New York Graphic Society: 1987

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26650

ISBN: 0821216872

Condition: Fine


first United States edition. Witty, colorful, often outrageous and fun, Post-Modernism delights in the unexpected combination of elements from past styles. This book traces the evolution of the decorative arts in Europe and the United States from the Great Exhibition of 1851 to the work of contemporary groups such as Memphis, founded in 1981. With 16 color and 149 black-and-white illustrations. View more info

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After the Chinese Taste: China's Influence in America, 1730-1930

By: Denker, Ellen Paul

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Salem, MA, Peabody Museum of Salem: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17003

ISBN: 087577153X

Condition: As New


The catalogue of an exhibition at the Peabody Museum of Salem in 1985. 55 objects are described and illustrated. In addition, 8 color plates and several black and white figures accompany the text. View more info

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Designing for People, New Edition

By: Dreyfuss, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Paragraphic Books: 1967

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 27899

Condition: Very Good


errata sheet laid-in; fading to spine, light soiling to front and back cover, light foxing to inside covers and endpapers. View more info

Image for Design 1935-1965 What Modern Was: Selections From the Liliane and David M. Stewart Collection

Design 1935-1965 What Modern Was: Selections From the Liliane and David M. Stewart Collection

By: Eidelberg, Martin (editor)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 2001

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 19153

ISBN: 0810932369

Condition: Fine


expanded edition; remainder mark on bottom edge of text block. The first serious book to be published on the decorative arts of the mid-twentieth century. It focuses on 200 of the finest objects from the most important designers and artists of the time. Together with some 300 comparative illustrations, these works create a rich and surprisingly diversified image of the Modern period in design. The is the expanded edition of the book first published in 1991. 530 illustrations, including 97 plates in full color. View more info

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Neo-Classicism in America: Inspiration and Innovation 1810-1840

By: Feld, Stuart (introduction) and Wendell Garrett (essay)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hirschl & Adler Galleries: 1991

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26407

ISBN: 0915057417

Condition: Near Fine


light rubbing to corners and spine edge. The catalogue of an exhibition at Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, April 27 - June 7, 1991. 100 objects -- from New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C., as well as imports from abroad -- are described and illustrated, 47 in color. Includes an essay Novus OrdoSeclorum: A New Order of the Ages by Wendell Garrett. View more info

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Normandie Queen of the Seas

By: Foucart, Bruno et al

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Vendome Press: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 13533

ISBN: 0865650578

Condition: Fine


Normandie established itself as a legend on its maiden voyage. It was the most luxurious liner ever built and its interior was a showcase of art deco. This book is a celebration of the best of French life, and with its original drawings and contemporary photographs it is a must for everyone who loves transatlantic travel, art deco and the grand life. 393 illustrations, 112 in color. View more info

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Nineteenth-Century Design: From Pugin to Mackintosh

By: Gere, Charlotte and Michael Whiteway

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1993

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12102

ISBN: 0297830686

Condition: As New


dust jacket price-clipped. With 350 illustrations, including 200 plates in full color. View more info

Image for Nineteenth-Century Design From Pugin to Mackintosh

Nineteenth-Century Design From Pugin to Mackintosh

By: Gere, Charlotte and Michael Whiteway

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Abrams: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 14006

ISBN: 0810936720

Condition: As New


With 350 illustrations, including 200 plates in full color. View more info

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The Age of Louis XV

By: Gonzalez-Palacios, Alvar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 22978

ISBN: 0600012107

Condition: Very Good


notes on rear endpaper. Illustrated with 70 color plates View more info

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The Age of Louis XVI

By: Gonzalez-Palacios, Alvar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 22979

Condition: Fine


Illustrated with 68 color plates. View more info

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The French Empire Style

By: Gonzalez-Palacios, Alvar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1970

Seller ID: 28571

ISBN: 060001245X

Condition: Fine


dust jacket with small tear at top edge of back panel near spine. Illustrated with 70 color plates. View more info

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Imitation des Marbres

By: Guegan, Yannick

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Dessain et Tolra: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27037

ISBN: 2249277915

Condition: Very Good


dust jacket with tear at head of spine, foot of spine, and upper corner of back panel, light edge wear and soiling. For the first time, in a layout where the reproductions in color highlight the beauty and precision of the design of the stones, the author has assembled the whole range of known marbles of which he teaches imitation at the l'Institut Supérieur de Peinture Décorative de Paris. Like his pupils, you will benefit from a rare instruction in which the effectiveness is here reinforced by the decomposition of the essential steps of the realization and the indication of the startin... View more info