Furniture

J.M. FRANK

Written by Baudot, Francois
Between 1932 and 1940, J.M. Frank completely reinvented the vocabulary of decorative arts. Working in Paris, New York and South America, Frank was inspired by neo-classicism, abstract art and primitive art. He sought to create an original style for the thirties, a style whose elegance gained him the patronage of an elite clientele. J.M.
September 15, 2004 | Hardcover | Assouline | 80 Pages |
$25.00

BAUHAUS

Written by Girard, Xavier
From 1919 to 1933, in Weimar, Dessau and then Berlin, the Bauhaus (literally, "house of construction") was much more than just a professional school of a new genre--it was a modern Utopia. Painters, teaching specialists, architects, urban planners, artisans, engineers, actors, musicians, photographers and designers worked together there on a new concept of everyday life.
March 1, 2003 | Hardcover | Assouline | 80 Pages |
$25.00

EAMES DESIGN

Written by Neuhart, Marilyn
Eames Design is the definitive study of the work of the extraordinarily prolific husband-and-wife team whose creative imprint revolutionized the look of postwar American society.
October 1, 1989 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams | 456 Pages |
$110.00

EAMES PRIMER

Written by Demetrios, Eames
An in-depth look at Charles and Ray Eames's prolific legacy--one that has placed them among the most important American designers of the twentieth century and at the forefront of modernism. Charles and Ray Eames's expansive and monumental career in furniture design ran from 1941 to 1978. This comprehensive and illustrated text serves as a guidebook to their most important pieces and themes.
September 10, 2013 | Paperback | Rizzoli International Publications | 288 Pages |
$32.50

MAGNIFICENT 19TH CENTURY FURNITURE: HISTORICISM IN GERMANY AND CENTRAL EUROPE

Written by Haaff, Rainer
The Historicism movement in art (1830-1920) was perhaps the most democratic of all. European furniture makers sought to recapture the magic and affluence displayed in early, highly stylised and aristocratic pieces of the Gothic, Rococo, Renaissance, Baroque, and Classicism periods -- but at a fraction of the cost.
June 30, 2015 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 656 Pages |
$125.00

CHINESE COUNTRY ANTIQUES: VERNACULAR FURNITURE AND ACCESSORIES 1780-1920

Written by McCormick, Andrea & Lynde
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May 18, 2009 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 176 Pages |
$39.95

AMERICAN FURNITURE: FEUDAL PERIOD IN THE HENRY FRANCIS DU PONT WINTERTHUR MUSEUM

Written by Montgomery, Charles F
The incomparable Winterthur Museum collection of beautiful and distinct Federal period American furniture is described and illustrated in this book, first published in 1978. Today's printing technology makes this book even more stunning, presenting beautiful photos of 491 pieces.
September 5, 2001 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 497 Pages |
$75.00

AMERICAN FURNITURE: QUEEN ANNE AND CHIPPENDALE PERIODS: 1725-1788

Written by Downs, Joseph
From among the world-renowned treasures at the Winterthur Museum, the author selected 400 outstanding examples of American furniture from the Queen Anne and Chippendale periods, representing the era when the cabinetmakers of New England, New York, Philadelphia, and the South were at the height of their achievement.
September 5, 2001 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 397 Pages |
$75.00

ART NOUVEAU

Written by Wolf, Norbert
Now available in a new edition, this sumptuous volume explores key aspects of Art Nouveau--decorative arts, architecture, fashion, dance, advertising, and more--with an in-depth approach and stunning illustrations. The Art Nouveau movement became an international phenomenon at the beginning of the twentieth century that ushered in the era of modernity in almost every aspect of cultural life.
April 14, 2015 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 304 Pages |
$49.95

SOURCEBOOK OF MODERN FURNITURE

Written by Osman, Joseph H
Works by hundreds of prominent designers, including Alvar Aalto, Vignelli Associates, Aldo Rossi, Le Corbusier, and Paolo Nava, pack the pages. Over 2,000 important pieces arranged by type of furniture or fixture make this book the go-to guide for students and historians of modern furniture, as well as an essential tool for interior designers.
May 17, 2005 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 788 Pages |
$89.95

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