OLD FURNITURE FOR MODERN ROOMS : From the Restoration to the Regency

By: Wenham, Edward

Price: $20.90

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


x, + 204pp., unpaginated b/white halftone plaes throughout, plus numerous intext sketch-art line drawings (artwork by Edgar Holloway). Book clean. Vivid silver title over lightly cocked and bumped spine. Original green cloth boards undamaged. A tiny, original seller's sticker on front pastedown, plus a former owner's name on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, edgeworn and creased, with a significant closed tear. " . . . a 'new' kind of book about old furniture . . . concerned first and foremost with old furniture as 'furniture' for everyday use, rather than as 'collector's pieces'." Contents include: Prelims., chaptered 'sections': What to Seek and Where, Old Furniture in Modern Rooms (read 1919), Some Characteristics of Different Periods, Fakes - Clever and Otherwise, Modern Companions to Old Furniture, Glossary, Biblio., Index, more. Book weight approx. 510g.

Title: OLD FURNITURE FOR MODERN ROOMS : From the Restoration to the Regency

Author Name: Wenham, Edward

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Antiques & Collectibles, Interior Design & Decoration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, G. Bell & Sons: 1939

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 007284

Keywords: ANTIQUES, ART AND CRAFT, INTERIOR DECORATING