Libertys Furniture 1875 -1915: The Birth of Modern Interior Design
Автор: Griffin Emma Название: Liberty`s Dawn ISBN: 0300205252 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300205251 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 1575 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Looks at hundreds of autobiographies penned between 1760 and 1900 to offer an account of how the Industrial Revolution was experienced by the working class. This book shows how it raised incomes, improved literacy and offered exciting opportunities for political action.
Описание: Looks at an important constitutional freedom that today is largely forgotten: the right of assembly. This title demonstrates that the forgetting of assembly and the embrace of association loses sight of important dimensions of our constitutional tradition.
Описание: Candace Wheeler emerged as the leading American textile designer of the late nineteenth century by educating herself to match and then surpass the
accomplishments of advanced European designers. Moving from embroidery to the design of fabrics and interiors, she wrote influential books on decorating and was a driving force
behind the professionalisation of women in the design field. This book contains a biographical essay and a catalogue of over 100 designs for textiles, wallpaper, and other interior
furnishings by Wheeler and her associates.
This book is the catalogue for an exhibition held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from 9th October 2001 to 6th January
Описание: Over 1400 historical ceramic figures encompass the wide range of themes depicted by Staffordshire potters between 1835 and 1875. 1090 bright color photos include portraits, naval and military figures, theatrical and literary characters, religious and temperance figures, hunters, shepherds, gardeners, harvesters, pastoral scenes, occupations, pursuits and pastimes, children, sporting figures, dogs and other animals, cottages, houses, and castles. The text provides updated information and listings for every known variation within each figural type. Cross-references to figures in the other 3 volumes in this series are provided in each category and value ranges are included. This will be a valued addition to the libraries of Staffordshire collectors worldwide.
Автор: Lang Название: Swinburne Letters 1869-1875 V 2 ISBN: 0300006667 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300006667 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 9702 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Автор: Bendroth Название: Fundamentalism & Gender 1875 to Present ISBN: 0300068646 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300068641 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 1698 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This text depicts the long-running battle within the fundamentalist movement over the roles of men and women both within the church and outside it. Drawing
on interviews and written sources, the author surveys the interplay between fundamentalist theology and fundamentalist practice.
Автор: Minskey Robert Название: The Art of American Book Covers: 1875-1930 ISBN: 0807616028 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780807616024 Издательство: ACC-distribution titles Рейтинг: Цена: 2888 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Showcases Beautifully Crafted And Influential American Book Covers, And Uncovers The World Behind This Lost Art.
Описание: The collecting of Staffordshire figures, a particularly English folk art, has expanded from its origins to include much of the English speaking world. This work, in two books, details and illustrates the range and depth of figures made by the potters. Over 2,900 figures are illustrated in Book One and Book Two, virtually all in the brilliant color which was imperative for the beauty and simplicity of the figures to be fully appreciated. Many of these figures have never before been recorded. A history of the figures, together with many sources and relevant bibliographical details, are included, along with a guide to current prices. Victorian Staffordshire Figures 1835-1875, Book One is the definitive work on Portrait figures, and also includes Naval and Military, and Theatrical and Literary Characters (including Opera, Ballet, and Circus).
Автор: Griffin Emma Название: Liberty`s Dawn ISBN: 0300151802 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300151800 Издательство: Yale University Press Цена: 3032 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Since the 1960s, the best Victorian Staffordshire ceramic figures pieces have achieved values rivaling porcelain figures from Dresden and Meissen. Over 350 beautiful images here display the figures produced from 1875 onward at their best, both original pieces and later reproductions. The Parr-Kent Factory; Sampson Smith; James Sadler & Sons, Ltd.; Lancaster & Sons, Ltd.; Joseph Unwin & Co.; and Arthur J. Wilkinson, Ltd. are shown to have made figures ranging from portraits to a menagerie of animals. Among the famous personages represented are Queen Victoria, Robert Baden-Powell, Winston Churchill, Horatio Nelson, and Woodrow Wilson. The informative text gives tips on determining original figures from reproductions, brief histories of the Staffordshire factories involved, and important information on values, with value codes in the captions. This is a wonderful companion volume to the authors three previous informative texts on this subject, covering the period 1835-1875.
Описание: This beautiful and informative volume continues where the authors two-volume set, Victorian Staffordshire Figures, 1835-1875**, ended, expanding on these works. Over 1,100 mid-nineteenth century British historical ceramic figures are shown here in over 860 beautiful color photographs organized and numbered to coincide with the previous set, allowing this volume to merge seamlessly with it. Also included are sound advice on collecting Victorian Staffordshire figures, histories of the people represented, numerous source listings, relevant bibliographical details, and a thorough guide to current market prices in both British pounds and U.S. dollars. This book will delight everyone interested in nineteenth-century Staffordshire ceramics and history, earthenware figures, and folk art.
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