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Colonial revival furniture : with prices / David P. Lindquist and Caroline C. Warren.

Author/Creator:
Lindquist, David P.
Publication:
Radnor, Pa. : Wallace-Homestead Book Co., ©1993.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 166 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
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Subjects:
Colonial revival (Art) -- United States.
Furniture -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Furniture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Furniture, Colonial -- United States -- Reproduction.
Summary:
"...focuses on pieces made in America between 1870 and 1940 in styles ranging from Jacobean to Chippendale to Empire. Part I contains valuable information on dating Colonial Revival furniture based on construction techniques. It also explores such topics as the furniture manufacturing centers of America, Grand Rapids furniture and the advent of mass production, Wallace Nutting, and the effect of the Depression on Colonial Revival furniture. Part II examines the forms and styles of chairs and sofas; tables, desks, and stands; and case pieces and beds"--p. [4] of cover.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-160) and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Gift of Guy Schless.
Contributor:
Warren, Caroline C.
Other format:
Online version: Lindquist, David P. Colonial revival furniture.
ISBN:
0870696602
9780870696602
OCLC:
29228575