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A handbook of styles in English antique furniture

Brian Austen

A handbook of styles in English antique furniture

by Brian Austen

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Published by Foulsham in Slough .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- England -- Styles.,
    • Furniture -- Expertising -- England.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrian Austen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2529 .A97
      The Physical Object
      Pagination185 p. :
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5245171M
      ISBN 100572008465
      LC Control Number75317062
      OCLC/WorldCa1529934

      English Furniture History, Periods & Styles. The history of English antique furniture styles and periods in broad terms mirrors England's history generally. An island nation, somewhat cut off from the main currents of thought and design on the continental mainland by geography and historical circumstance, over time takes in greater influences from abroad both in human and . A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Maximizing reader Author: Jerzy Smardzewski.

      The Practical Book of Period Furniture: Treating of Furniture of the English, American Colonial and Post-Colonial and Principal French Periods (Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Co., c), by Harold Donaldson Eberlein and Abbot McClure (multiple formats at ). Hutch table: Often called chair tables, the tops flip up and lock so that the tabletop is the seat back and the base is the base often has a drawer for storage, thus the reference to "hutch" in its name. These dining tables dated back to the Middle Ages, though this form was perfected in the early s and remained popular in England and America through the early 19th century Author: Troy Segal.

      European Furniture Styles Handbook. Tudor Furniture. Tudor furniture is the term used to define the English furniture of the 16th century. The Tudor furniture was made of solid wood, and though decorated, the work was dependent rather on form than decorations. English and American furniture styles. Most antique wooden furniture you will encounter, will either be from traditional English periods or American Colonial styles. Identifying Antique English Furniture Styles. Queen Anne Key figures: Daniel Marot; Jean Barein.


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