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Image for Guide to English and French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century: A New and Unusual Treatise Regarding the Use, Manufacture and Care of Choice Reproductions, etc., A

Guide to English and French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century: A New and Unusual Treatise Regarding the Use, Manufacture and Care of Choice Reproductions, etc., A

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Holland, MI, Baker Furniture, Inc.: 1940

Seller ID: 140238

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 48 pages. 7 1/4"w x 10 5/8"h. Many black and white photos. View more info

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Chair: The 1977 International Chair Design Competition

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego: 1977

Seller ID: 143908

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book. Glued binding with a couple pages loose in the middle. 134 pages. 8 7/8"w x 8 1/2"h. An exhibition catalog for finalists in the International Chair Design Competition with black and white photos of the chairs and profiles of the finalists for the competition . View more info

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Baroque & Classic Art in Belgium (1600 - 1789) Architecture, Monumental Art

By: Ackere, Jules Van

Price: $59.50

Publisher: Brussels, Vokaer, Marc:

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 127753

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book has been re-bound into heavy, strong, red buckram covers that show very very light use -- only a little wear to corners. Interior filled with over 100 full page plates in b&w of facades and architectural detail, and is absolutely clean. 244 pages, 1st 15 pages of text suffer a water wrinkle (no stain) to upper (L) of page. Very nice volume. Photo of contents page is available View more info

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Women Artists of the Arts and Crafts Movement, 1870-1914

By: Anthea Callen

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Pantheon Books: 1979

Seller ID: 145200

ISBN: 0394737806

Condition: Very Good


Book shows a faded spine, very light edgewear, a couple of small mars to back cover, otherwise clean. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 232 pages in large format with b&w illustrations throughout. Chapters include: Class structure and the arts & crafts elite, Design education for women, Ceramics, Embroidery and needlework, Lacemaking, Jewellery and metalwork, Woodcarving, furniture and interior design, Hand-printing, book-binding, and illustration, Conclusion: feminism, art and ... View more info

The Horta Museum, Saint-Gilles, Brussels (Ludion Guides)

By: Aubry, Francoise

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ludion: 2007

Seller ID: 144574

ISBN: 9055443840

Condition: Fine


Museum guide is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very impressive example of one man's elaborate expression of the art nouveau style in his home, expressed in every aspect of the building: the trim, panels, walls, railings, floors, mantles, chandeliers, balconies, doors, coves, ceilings, built-in furniture, etc. etc. Quite amazing. View more info

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Master Pieces: Making Furniture from Paintings

By: Ball, Richard; Campbell, Peter

Price: $8.41

Publisher: N Y, Hearst Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 135328

ISBN: 0688024882

Condition: Very Good


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 ... View more info

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In Harmony With Nature: Creative Country Construction

By: Bruyere, Christian; Robert Inwood

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1981

Seller ID: 144659

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear and small tears on cover. 222 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. Revised and enlarged edition. Total hippie homesteading construction book: heavily illustrated in b&w with (hippie-type) mechanical drawings, photos in black and white. Pretty much a journal/guide to the process of the author's construction of his place. Includes drawing & descriptions of log/timber home construction, pagoda shelter, beer bottle/earth roof sauna, hand chainsaw to lumber from logs guide, furniture construction, lots of framing detail, wood stoves, chimney con... View more info

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Costumes and Settings for Historical Plays: Volume 4, the Georgian Period

By: Cassin-Scott, Jack

Price: $18.50

Publisher: B. T. Batsford: 1979

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 130885

ISBN: 0713417080

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior has occasional check marks in pencil beside the illustrations, otherwise clean. 96 pages, line drawings, some in color, accompany the text. Covers Early & Late Georgian, French revolution, French directoire & First empire, Scottish costume. Stage settings: furniture, musical instruments, military weapons, kitchen utensils, architectural forms. View more info

From Oregon Private Collections

By: Chiego, William J.

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Portland Art Museum: 1977

Seller ID: 121835

Condition: Very Good


11 pages of essay and then about 1/2 descriptions of the works with the remainder of the book given to full page prints or photos of paintings, furniture, dishwear, sculpture. Windown cutout in cover has small tear at the sill. Book shows light general wear with no marking of any kind to the text/interior. 126 pages. View more info

We want to be Modern: Polish Design 1955 - 1968 from the Collection of the National Museum in Warsaw / Chcemy Byc Nowoczensni z Kolekcji Muzeum Narodowego w Warszawie

By: Damska, Anna; Frackiewicz, Anna; Maga, Anna

Price: $45.95

Publisher: National Museum in Warsaw: 2011

Seller ID: 144279

ISBN: 8371008988

Condition: Fine


Museum catalog in excellent condition in every respect. New. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 102 pages heavily illustrated with photos, prints and shots from the museum's exhibits, including sections on Furniture, Clothing, Interior Design, Textiles and Clothes, Metalwork, Jewelry, Toys, Machines and Industrial Appliances. Text is in English and Polish, includes museum brochure and two tickets. View more info

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Amsterdam School: Dutch Expressionist Architecture, 1915-1930

By: de Wit, Wim (editor)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: MIT Press / Cooper-Hewitt Museum: 1983

Seller ID: 144592

ISBN: 0910503214

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. This is a softcover with a dust jacket. 172 pages. 9"w x 8"h. Many illustrations and photos. "All the major projects are documented, from renderings of furniture and interiors to completed buildings. Shown are both realized and unrealized designs by Michel de Klerk, Piet Kramer, Margaret Kropholler, Johan van der Mey, Frits Staal, Hendrik Wijdeveld, and G.F. la Croix." View more info

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Japanese Design

By: Dietz, David

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Koln, Germany, Taschen: 1994

Seller ID: 139197

ISBN: 3822893501

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. Large format: 8 7/8"w x 11 5/8"h. Many color photos. View more info

Collected Works of Gustav Stickley (Mission Furniture Catalogues, No 5)

By: Don Marek

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Turn of the Century Editions: 1989

Seller ID: 141912

ISBN: 0940326159

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with creaseless covers and spine, light age-toning to the pages. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very clean book, 175 pages with a great many illustrations, drawings and photos. View more info

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Charleston Furniture, 1700-1825

By: E. Milby Burton

Price: $89.50

Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Pr: 1980

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 142327

ISBN: 0872491986

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with front lower corner slightly bumped as the only blemish, pages a little age-toned at edges Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners otherwise, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very rich white stone decorative endpapers. Dust jacket is lightly sunned, and generally dirty, as it's textured white paper. 150 pages in oversize format A great many large b&w photos of entire pieces and detail, as well as line drawings of detail and components. Chapters include Early Charleston, Sources of furnit... View more info

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Skin: Surface, Substance, and Design

By: Ellen Lupton

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press: 2002

Seller ID: 144314

ISBN: 1568983182

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition as new but missing the 1/4 dust jacket/title ribbon. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Every object has a skin. Thick or thin, smooth or rough, porous or impermeable, the skin is the line between the hidden inside and the outside we experience. Skin: Surface, Substance, and Design presents products, furniture, fashion, architecture, and media that are expanding the limits of what we understand as surface. Reflecting the convergence of natural and artificial... View more info

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Museums in Budapest: Hungarian National Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Hungarian National Gallery, Museum of Applied Arts, Ethnographical Museum and Budapest Historical Museum.

By: Fulep, Ferenc

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Budapest, Corvina Kiado: 1989

Seller ID: 141667

ISBN: 9631327566

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth boards with embossed title in gilt lettering on cover and spine. Straight, solid spine, tight binding. Text/interior is clean, neat and free of marking to text. Previous owner's name inside. Dust jacket shows light general wear/scuffing, a little edge wear, no tears. 72 pages of text followed by 148 pages of full page, full color plates of the best the six institutions have to offer, with paintings, swords, vases, sculpture, tapestries, helmets, crowns, chests, jewelry, furniture, interiors, etc. etc. Paintings by Laszlo madnyanszky, mihaly Munkacsy, Pal Szinyei Merse, Karoly Fe... View more info

Collected Works of Gustav Stickley

By: Gray, Stephen and Robert Edwards

Price: $9.71

Publisher: Turn of the Century Editions: 1981

Seller ID: 139642

ISBN: 0940326051

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with creaseless covers and spine, the slightest indication of shelf wear only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 165 pages with a great many b&w photos of furniture, some drawings of living room collections, plus hundreds of black and white illustrations of the furniture of the Craftsman Workshops with discussions of each area. View more info

Mission Furniture of L & J. G. Stickley

By: Gray, Stephen, Ed.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Turn of the Century Editions: 1983

Seller ID: 139641

ISBN: 094032606X

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with slightly curled front cover corners as the only flaw. Otherwise as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 189 pages of drawings, usually with dimensions. Contents include History, Philosophy and construction, Onondaga shops, The handcraft shops, The work of .... In heavy, textured paper covers. View more info

Shop Drawings of Shaker Furniture & Woodenware, Volume 2

By: Handberg, Ejner

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Stockbridge, MA, Berkshire Traveller Press: 1975

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 142976

ISBN: 093639918X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Many b&w illustrations. View more info

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Wright Space, The

By: Hart, Spencer

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Scotland, Saraband, Inc: 2001

Seller ID: 139590

ISBN: 188735428X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 256 pages. 8 3/4"w x 11 1/4"h. Slight edge wear to cover and dust jacket. Many color photos. View more info