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The complete guide to furniture styles.

Enl. ed.. New York, Scribner [1969] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
Visual Arts Collection (N-NX,TR) Lower Level
NK2270 .B63 1969 Available Request
Mullen Library stacks
NK2270.B67 C7 1969 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
NK2270 .B63 1969 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
NK2270 .B63 1969 Available Request
Marymount Main stacks
NK2270 .B63 1969 Available Request
Other Title Furniture styles
Subjects Furniture -- Styles.
Meubles -- Styles.
Description xii, 500 pages illustrations 26 cm
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-490).
Summary Instilling a cultivated taste for all authentically creative furniture! From ancient Greece and Rome, through medieval times, and up to the present day, domestic furniture has been an integral part of civilization, and its study reveals much about our history and culture. This classic guide to furniture styles discusses the development of domestic furniture in Europe, America, and China, detailing the great periods of French and English furniture from the Renaissance through the Empire and Regency periods. Furniture from every age is represented in over 600 photographs of pieces from major collections throughout the world. The book's highly readable style and extensive coverage make it a valuable resource for interior designers. This enlarged edition contains 500 pages, plus 176 pages with 637 black and white photographs. -- Publisher's description.
Contents Grecian and Roman -- Gothic furniture in England, France and Italy -- Italian -- Spanish -- Dutch and Flemish -- French renaissance: François I, Henri II and Louis XIII -- Louis XIV -- Régence and Louis XV -- Louis XVI -- Directoire -- Empire and later 19th century phases including Biedermeier -- French provincial -- Elizabethan -- Jacobean: early Jacobean, Cromwellian and late Jacobean -- William and Mary -- Queen Anne and early Georgian -- Chippendale -- Adam -- Hepplewhite -- Sheraton -- English regency -- American Colonial and Federal -- English Victorian -- American Victorian -- Art nouveau -- Twentieth century -- Chinese.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)28346
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Boger, Louise Ade.
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