Furniture

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This is a profusely illustrated introduction to the Eames' work and philosophy, with personal anecdotes, previously unpublished photographs and interviews with friends and associates.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

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

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 1, 2001 | Hardcover |
$75.00

ART NOUVEAU

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 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$49.95

SOURCEBOOK OF MODERN FURNITURE

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.
March 1, 2005 | Hardcover |
$89.95

ARTS AND CRAFTS FURNITURE

The Arts and Crafts Movement produced some remarkable furniture. Its principal designers, though not all, were architects motivated by principles of good design and honest workmanship. The results varied from the sober oak austerity of Voysey and the rural perspectives of the Cotswold School, to the exuberant inlays of Ashbee and even Morris & Co.
May 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$89.50

ART DECO 1910-1939

Art deco--the style of the flapper, the luxury ocean liner, and the skyscraper--came to epitomize the glamour, luxury, and hedonism of the Jazz Age. It burst onto the world stage at the 1925 Exposition internationale des art decoratifs et industriels modernes in Paris and quickly swept the globe.
May 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$65.00

GUERRILLA FURNITURE DESIGN

Build stylish and functional furniture from salvaged materials. This innovative guide presents dozens of strategies for upcycling scrap cardboard, metal, plastic, or wood into dependable shelving units, sturdy tables, and fun lamps.
March 1, 2015 | Paperback |
$19.95

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