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Technological innovation and the decorative arts. Edited by Ian M.G. Quimby and Polly Anne Earl.

; Quimby, Ian M. G., editor ; Earl, Polly Anne, editor ; Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum
Charlottesville, Published for the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum [by] University Press of Virginia [1974] .
ISBN 0813905699, 9780813905693

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Other Authors Earl, Polly Anne,
Quimby, Ian M. G.,
Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum.
Subjects Decorative arts -- History -- Congresses.
Decorative arts.
Industrial arts -- History -- Congresses.
Industrial arts.
Series Winterthur Conference. Report ; 1973.
Description xiv, 373 pages illustrations 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1974]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Reflections on technology and the decorative arts in the nineteenth century -- Problems in the mechanization and organization of the Birmingham jewelry and silver trades, 1760-1800 -- From craftsman to mechanic: The Harpers Ferry experience, 1798-1854 -- Technological development: Agent of change in style and form of domestic iron castings -- American contributions to the development of pressed glass -- John Henry Belter, manufacturer of all kinds of fine furniture -- The introduction of calico cylinder printing in America: A case study in the transmission of technology -- Stylistic change in printed textiles -- Wallpaper: Technological innovation and changes in design and use -- Craftsmen and machines: The Nineteenth-century furniture industry -- Art and industry: Reflections on the role of the American Museum in encouraging innovation in the decorative arts -- Museums and technological utopianism.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)959985
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