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Arts and Crafts Furniture: The Complete Brooks Catalog of 1912

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Publisher Comments:

Photographs and detailed descriptions of more than 150 now very collectible furniture designs from the Arts and Crafts movement depict davenports, settees, buffets, desks, bookcases, tables, chairs, bedsteads, dressers, and porch swings — all sturdily made of solid, quarter-sawed oak. With 150 photographs, 20 line illustrations and captions that specify dimensions, materials and original prices.

Synopsis:

In the early 1900s American taste in furniture changed from Victorian to the simpler look associated with Mission and Craftsman styles and the Arts & Crafts movement. The Brooks Manufacturing Co. specialized in the these new designs. This republication of the company's 1912 catalog contains photographs and detailed descriptions of more than 150 now collectible pieces. 150 photos. 20 illustrations. 1 color plate.

Synopsis:

Photos and detailed descriptions of more than 150 now very collectible furniture designs from the Arts and Crafts movement depict davenports, settees, buffets, desks, tables, chairs, bedsteads, dressers, and more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486274713
Subtitle:
The Complete Brooks Catalog of 1912
Author:
Brooks Manufacturing Company
Author:
Brooks Manufacturing Co
Author:
Brooks Manufacturing Co.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Philadelphia :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Furniture
Subject:
Design - Decorative
Subject:
Arts, decorative and crafts
Subject:
Woodwork - Furniture/Cabinetry
Subject:
Arts and crafts movement
Subject:
Furniture -- Michigan -- Saginaw -- History -- 20th century -- Catalogs.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
9460
Publication Date:
19930412
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.5 in 0.43 lb

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Arts and Crafts Furniture: The Complete Brooks Catalog of 1912
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Product details 80 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486274713 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In the early 1900s American taste in furniture changed from Victorian to the simpler look associated with Mission and Craftsman styles and the Arts & Crafts movement. The Brooks Manufacturing Co. specialized in the these new designs. This republication of the company's 1912 catalog contains photographs and detailed descriptions of more than 150 now collectible pieces. 150 photos. 20 illustrations. 1 color plate.
"Synopsis" by ,
Photos and detailed descriptions of more than 150 now very collectible furniture designs from the Arts and Crafts movement depict davenports, settees, buffets, desks, tables, chairs, bedsteads, dressers, and more.
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