Furniture

ART NOUVEAU BETWEEN MODERNISM AND ROMANTIC NATION BETWEEN MODERNISM AND ROMANTIC NATIONALISM; 20TH CENTURY DECORATIVE ARTS

This text analyses the international roots of the movement that revolutionised the modern conception of the artistic object, art nouveau.
February 1, 2013 | Hardcover |
$45.00

EAMES: BEAUTIFUL DETAILS

"Eames: Beautiful Details" celebrates the seamlessness and fluidity in which Charles and Ray Eames operated as both a husband and wife team and as designers unrestricted by traditionally professional boundaries.
November 1, 2014 | Hardcover |
$59.95

ARTISTIC FURNITURE OF CHARLES ROHLFS

Charles Rohlfs (1853–1936) ranked among the most innovative furniture makers at the turn of the twentieth century. Praised by the international press and exhibited throughout the United States and Europe, his beautiful works grew out of an interesting mix of styles that included Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, and proto-modernism.
November 1, 2008 | Hardcover |
$24.95

J.M. FRANK

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 1, 2004 | Hardcover |
$25.00

BAUHAUS

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 |
$25.00

EAMES DESIGN

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 |
$110.00

EAMES PRIMER

This is a profusely illustrated introduction to the Eames' work and philosophy, with personal anecdotes, previously unpublished photographs and interviews with friends and associates.
September 1, 2013 | Paperback |
$32.50

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

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 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$125.00

CHINESE COUNTRY ANTIQUES: VERNACULAR FURNITURE AND ACCESSORIES 1780-1920

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June 1, 2009 | Hardcover |
$39.95

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

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.
July 1, 2001 | Hardcover |
$75.00

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