Master Pieces: Making Furniture from Paintings

By: Ball, Richard; Campbell, Peter

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A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 144 pages. "Master Pieces is a guidebook that explores the limitless possibilities of using paintings as models for furniture design. The authors assembled a group of talented furniture designers and sculptors and asked them to adapt and construct furniture that appears in twenty famous paintings by artists as diverse as Fra Angelico and Rene Magritte.... the projects range from Van Gogh's famous chair to Madame Recamier's elegant eighteenth-century daybed, from a simple medieval stool to Picasso's exuberant cubist sideboard." More than 40 color illustrations, 60 b&w photos, many technical drawings.

Title: Master Pieces: Making Furniture from Paintings

Author: Ball, Richard; Campbell, Peter

Categories: Etsy, Art, Furniture, Woodworking, Do-it-Yourself/Home Projects/Construction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: N Y, Hearst Books: 1983

ISBN Number: 0688024882

ISBN Number 13: 9780688024888

Binding: Oversize Hardback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: XL

Seller ID: 135328

Keywords: Furniture, Art, chair, Daybed, stool, sideboard, Van Gogh, Fra Angelico, Magritte, Picasso, Cubist,