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Image for Dresdener Möbel des 18. Jahrhunderts: Barock, Rokoko, Zopfstil

Dresdener Möbel des 18. Jahrhunderts: Barock, Rokoko, Zopfstil

By: Haase, Gisela and Jürgen Karpinski

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Seeman: 1983

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 14403

ISBN: 3475523973

Condition: New


dust jacket with light wear at head of spine. The standard work on Dresden furniture of the 18th century. 260 items are described and Illustrated in black and white, with 89 color and 99 black and white plates interspersed with the text. View more info

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Modern Furniture and Decoration

By: Harling, Robert (editor)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1971

Seller ID: 27952

ISBN: 0004350820

Condition: Fine


dust jacket with tiny tear at head of spine and upper fold of front flap. Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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The Furniture of George Hunzinger: Invention and Innovation in Nineteenth-Century America

By: Harwood, Barry R.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, The Brooklyn Museum: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27864

ISBN: 0872731375

Condition: Very Good


three pages with indentation left by paperclips used as bookmarks. The catalogue of an exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, November 20, 1997 - February 15, 1998. Illustrated 183 black and white figures and 9 color plates. An appendix illustrates 6 examples of original upholstery. View more info

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New Furniture 7

By: Hatje, Gerd

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Frederic A. Praeger: 1964

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17750

Condition: Very Good


light foxing to text block edges, small bump to bottom corner of rear board, sunning to board edges, dust jacket with some soiling, darkening to spine, wear at head of spine, wrinkling at top edge of front panel, and a small tear at the bottom front fold. The seventh volume in this important series on contemporary furniture of the 1960s. 441 pieces of furniture are described and illustrated in black and white. Parallel text in English, German, Spanish, and French. View more info

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Art Nouveau Furniture

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

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kirchdorf, Berghaus Verlag: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 23777

ISBN: 1871487536

Condition: Very Good


light foxing to top edge of text block, dust jacket with tiny tears at head of spine, tear at top edge of front panel near spine. Illustrated with 106 plates, almost all in color, with brief biographies of the designers. View more info

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Modern Furnishings for the Home

By: Hennessey, William J.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Acanthus Press: 1997

Seller ID: 15634

ISBN: 0926494120

Condition: New


reprint edition; in shrinkwrap. First issued in 1952, the book remains of contemporary value because of its expansive view of mid-century American furniture design. With nearly 500 photographs covering works by 114 designers. B&W photos throughout. View more info

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Biedermeier Furniture

By: Himmelheber, Georg

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17440

ISBN: 0571087191

Condition: Near Fine


previous owner's name at bottom of front endpaper, dust jacket price-clipped. The Biedermeier style was born during the death-throes of the Napoleonic Empire and matured in the succeeding decades. Like Empire and Louis Seize it was in essence a neo-classical style, but there its similarities end. For Beidermeier furniture was the product of a radical upheaval. It was the outcome for a striving for comfort and innovation among the bourgeoisie of Germany and Austria who were laying the foundations for the industrial age in their countries, and it was made by ordinary craftsmen living beyon... View more info

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A Directory of Queen Anne, Early Georgian, and Chippendale Furniture: Establishing the Preeminence of the Dublin Craftsmen

By: Hinckley, F. Lewis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1971

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10168

Condition: Very Good


partial cracking to hinges but binding tight, dust jacket price-clipped, faded on spine, crinkling at head and foot of spine. With 467 illustrated, documentary examples. View more info

Image for Herter Brothers: Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age

Herter Brothers: Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age

By: Howe, Katherine S. et al

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Houston, TX, Museum of Fine Arts: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 24797

ISBN: 0810934264

Condition: New


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Southern Furniture 1680-1830

By: Hurst, Ronald L. and Jonathan Prown

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Colonial Williamsburg: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 20778

ISBN: 0879352000

Condition: New


in shrinkwrap. View more info

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Bermuda's Antique Furniture & Silver

By: Hyde, Bryden B.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Bermuda, Bermuda National Trust: 1971

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 22826

Condition: Very Good


front endpaper removed, dust jacket price-clipped with tear at top edge and bottom edge of front panel. Illustrated with over 459 black and white photographs of which almost 400 are of furniture. View more info

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Drama in Design: The Life and Craft of Charles Rohlfs

By: James, Michael L.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Burchfield Art Center, Buffalo State College: 1994

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 19444

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by author; rubbing to front cover. The catalogue of an exhibition at the Burchfield Art Center, Buffalo State College from February 19 through April 10, 1994. Illustrated mostly in black and white, 8 color plates. View more info

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Chinoiserie: Chinese Influence on European Decorative Art 17th and 18th Centuries

By: Jarry, Madeleine

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Publications: 1981

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 23800

ISBN: 0856671630

Condition: Near Fine


corner bump at upper rear board, light scratch on back panel of dj. Madeleine Jarry, the distinguished French art historian and member of France's National Trust for Historical Sites and Monuments, presents the multiform manifestations of chinoiserie as these occurred in textiles and wallpaper, ceramics, furniture, and décor, systematically considering them country by country. Over 250 specially photographed works lead the reader through a vast panorama of art - from Venetian lacquer to Chippendale chairs - an aesthetic and intellectual tour that is certain to enchant collectors, traveler... View more info

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Chinoiserie: Chinese Influence on European Decorative Art 17th and 18th Centuries

By: Jarry, Madeleine

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Vendome Press: 1981

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 24180

ISBN: 0865650187

Condition: Fine


in cardboard slipcase lightly soiled and yellowed at the edges. Madeleine Jarry, the distinguished French art historian and member of France's National Trust for Historical Sites and Monuments, presents the multiform manifestations of chinoiserie as these occurred in textiles and wallpaper, ceramics, furniture, and décor, systematically considering them country by country. Over 250 specially photographed works lead the reader through a vast panorama of art - from Venetian lacquer to Chippendale chairs - an aesthetic and intellectual tour that is certain to enchant collectors, travelers, d... View more info

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Victorian Furniture

By: Jervis, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1968

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10786

ISBN: 0706310144

Condition: Near Fine


previous owner's signature on first page, dust jacket lightly darkened on spine. Includes sections on William Morris and the influence or Art Nouveau. Illustrated with 97 black and white plates, mostly from the Victoria and Albert Museum, and a color frontispiece. View more info

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Portsmouth Furniture: Masterworks from the New Hampshire Seacoast

By: Jobe, Brock

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Hanover, SPNEA: 1992

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 23977

ISBN: 0874516072

Condition: Near Fine


small amount of foxing at top of half-title page, very faint rub mark across front panel of dj. This important book, the result of discoveries made during an exhaustive survey of Portsmouth furniture at more than 230 sites throughout the country, places the furniture makers of Portsmouth alongside those of Newport, Boston, Philadelphia, and New York as creators of some of the finest early American furniture. The book contains three essays (by James L. Garvin, Brock Jobe, and Johanna McBrien), a graphical description of furniture terminology (Reader's Note), and a catalogue describing in de... View more info

Image for New England Furniture: Essays in Memory of Benno M. Forman

New England Furniture: Essays in Memory of Benno M. Forman

By: Jobe, Brock W. (foreword) and various contributors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Society for the Presentation of New England Antiquities: 1987

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 23076

Condition: Near Fine


fading to spine. Published as Volume 72 of Old-Time New England, this book contains 9 essays by various experts on New England Furniture. 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

Seller ID: 15320

Condition: As New


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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Pictorial Dictionary of British 19th Century Furniture Design

By: Joy, Edward (intro)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, Antique Collectors' Club: 1977

Seller ID: 25828

ISBN: 0902028472

Condition: Fine


reprinted 1986; dust jacket with small chip at bottom of front fold and scratches to back panel. View more info

Image for 300 Years of American Seating Furniture: Chairs from the Mabel Brady Garvin and Other Collections at Yale University

300 Years of American Seating Furniture: Chairs from the Mabel Brady Garvin and Other Collections at Yale University

By: Kane, Patricia E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, New York Graphic Society: 1976

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19596

ISBN: 0821206788

Condition: Very Good


light foxing to top edge of text block, dust jacket with chips to laminate and tiny tears at head of spine and along top edge of front and back panels. With 18 color and 400 black and white illustrations. View more info