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Paris: Baranger. Hundreds of mounted black & white illustrations. Short thick 4to, 1/2 burgundy leather, marbled boards (ex. lib. stamp on title). Paris: Baranger, n.d. ca., 1890. Very good (+). Mille reproductions documentaires Armoirs, Bahuts, Cabinets, Cadres, Coffres, Commodes, Consoles, Credences, Sieges, Tables, etc.
Novara: Istituto Geografico de Agostin, 1970. 6 volumes, profusely illustrated in color, slim 4to, pictorial white boards. Novara: Istituto Geografico de Agostin, 1970- 1971. A near fine set in a broken pictorial board slipcase. I. Nietta APRA. Il Mobile Luigi XIV. Luigi XV. Luigi XVI. II. Giovanni MARIACHER. Il Mobili Barocco Veneziano. III. Nietta APRA. Il Mobile Impero. IV. John KENWORTHY-BROWNE. Il Mobile Inglese L'Eta Dei Chippendale. V. Nietta APRA. Il Mobile Barocco e Barocchetto Italiano. VI. Rossana Bossaghia. Il.....
London: Goupil, 1904. Many illustrations, rubricated title, 302pp. folio, green cloth. London: Goupil & Co., 1904. Very good. A collection, chiefly of paintings, particularly strong in the 18th century French masters, but with representatives of English, Flemish and Italian schools, furniture, porcelain, and sculpture.
London: Goupil, 1904. Many b/w illustrations, 302pp. 4to, beautifully rebound in full green morocco with floral gilt-decorated covers and spines, raised bands, inner and outer dentelles, a.e.g. London: Goupil & Co., 1904. Near fine. A collection, chiefly of paintings, particularly strong in the 18th century French masters, but with representatives of English, Flemish and Italian schools, furniture, porcelain, and sculpture.
New York: Harcourt, 1974. Illustrated with more than 100 photographs in color and b/w. 232 pages. Thin 4to, pale gray cloth (a bit sun darkened at edges; faint stain at foot), edgetorn and price-clipped d.w. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, (1974). First edition. A very good solid copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. Signed by the author in red ink on the half-title.
New York: Altman. Inspired by the early designers & craftsmen of the eighteenth century who created & made furniture of lasting beauty in keeping with the graceful living of the times. Profusely photo illus. 189pp. 4to, cloth; (head & tail of backstrip worn). N.Y.: B.Altman & Co., n.d. Seventh Edition.
Sao Paulo: DBA, 1999. Numerous color photographs by Tuca Reines. 204 pages oblong 4to, rust boards. (Sao Paulo), DBA, (1999). Fine. Inscribed to Mildred (Schmertz) on the fly leaf by Paul Jacobsen, to whom the books is dedicated. From the library of Mildred Schmertz, former Editor-in-Chief of the Architectural Record.
Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1990. Many color and b/w photo Illus. 2 Vols. 4to, brown cloth, d.w. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, (1990, 1991). From the library of Wendell Garrett. Volume one is inscribed by both authors to Wendell Garrett. Volume two is inscribed by Swannee Bennett to Mr. Lyon. Each volume is heavily dampstained on the front flyleaf, half-title page, and title page. The dust wrapper on each volume is lightly dampstained. Otherwise the set is very good.....
Bermuda: Trade Development Board, 1936. 51 illustrations, 8 full page watercolors by Adolph Treidlerin, the black & white plates are photographic illustrations by David Knudsen, Walter Rutherford, Thurman Rotan and F.S. Lincoln. 94 pages, tall slim folio, blue and silver cloth. n.p.: (Bermuda Trade Development Board), 1936. Designed and produced by James Albert Wales and Lorraine Follett. Printed in the U.S.A. by Edward Stern & Company, Inc. Philadelphia. Limited First Edition. Near Fine. 1029 of 2000 numbered copies...
Tokyo: Kodansha, 1979. Translated by Katherine Watson. Profusely illustrated with 257 images, many full-page, 50 in color. 199 pages. Square 4to, green cloth. Tokyo: Kodansha, (1979). First edition. A near fine copy, lacking the dust wrapper. Based on rare pieces that can be accurately dated, on excavations, and on depictions of furniture in the paintings of Chinese masters. Includes lacquered and enameled furniture & porcelain furnishings.
II. The Fine Arts Collection of... III. Plates. 3 vols., stiff paper wrs. Color illustrations throughout in first 2 vols. 9 color plates, loose as issued in Vol. III, together in an oblong 4to, cloth clamshell box, paper label on front cover. Hartford, CT: Hartford Steam Boiler Co., (1987). Fine. Limited Edition, one of 3000 numbered copies.
Paris: Editions du Regard, 1982. Introduction by Reny-Jean Clot. Hundreds of well-printed photo illustrations in black and white, a few in color. 571 pages with text in French. Thick 4to, black cloth, d.w. Paris: Editions du Regard, 1982. First edition. Lower front corner bumped but pages un-effected, dust wrapper edgeworn and a trifle dampstained, still a very good solid copy of this uncommon book. A comprehensive survey of 1950's art and design in a wide range of media...
Boston: Colonial Society, 1974. More than 170 black & white illlustrations. xv + 316pp., 8vo, blue cloth, d.w.; small inner portion of top and lower edge have minor dampstains, dust wrapper chipped,soiled. Boston: The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, (1974). A very good copy in a very good (-) dust wrapper.