Автор: Albert Christian Revi Название: Encyclopedia of american cut and engraved glass, 9th ed ISBN: 0764310054 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764310058 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 2000 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Elegant and utilitarian glasswares have been made for over thirty centuries. The manufacture of cut glass in America stems from a history that reaches back to ancient Egypt, while engraved glass was known in classical Rome. In this excellent new edition of a classic work, the author traces the American phases of this fascinating history by describing the products of major and minor manufacturers. See the American industry evolve from its early days of imitative work, through highly imaginative products in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, to a declining mediocrity in the 1920s and 30s. This book has been established as the "bible" in this field, and the addition of 150 new photos and fully updated text and pricing information make this edition the best yet. Glass collectors will treasure this unequalled reference.
Описание: For many years the designs found on engraved handguns has been found quite interesting. This book identifies the motifs employed, and determines engraving characteristics of various arms producing companies. To accomplish this, examples of .22 calibre handguns from 1855 to the mid-1870s have been examined and photographed, and a system of identification has been structured. By using this system, one may determine styles used within a particular manufacturer, or to compare similar styles used by more than one company. Among the manufacturers covered are: American Arms Co., Colt, Hopkins & Allen, Marlin, Reid, Remington, Smith & Wesson, Whitneyville, and many others.
Автор: Brown Название: Engraved Gems 54 ISBN: 0300076975 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300076974 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 4851 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Автор: Bill & Louise Boggess Название: Handbook for American Cut & Engraved Glass ISBN: 0764312251 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764312250 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 3683 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This practical book provides guidance in identifying and evaluating American brilliant cut glass. It is organized by patterns and illustrated with 396 color and black and white photographs. Standard, Choice, Premium, and Rare quality pieces are identified throughout, and separate value ranges for each quality of every piece are provided. Tips for recognizing non-American cut glass are given and examples are shown. Separate indexes of pattern names and manufacturers provide quick references. This is the book you want at your fingertips when on the Internet and with you in the shops and auctions when you buy cut glass. It will help you find some good buys.
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