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by Leslie Greene Bowman,Morrison H. Heckscher

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ISBN:
0810964120
Author:
Leslie Greene Bowman,Morrison H. Heckscher
Category:
Home Improvement & Design
Language:
English
Publisher:
Harry N Abrams Inc; First Edition edition (April 1, 1992)
Pages:
304 pages
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American Rococo, 1750-1775" is an interesting, beautifully illustrated book on a fascinating period in the history of American design. Well written, informative chapters deal with silver, trade printing, furniture, architectural and decorative carving, and other disciplines.

American Rococo, 1750-1775" is an interesting, beautifully illustrated book on a fascinating period in the history of American design. I've enjoyed this book for years, and still am pleased to own it.

American Rococo, 1750–1775: Elegance in Ornament [Morrison H. Heckscher, Leslie Green . American Rococo, 1750-1775" is an interesting, beautifully illustrated book on a fascinating period in the history of American design.

FREE shipping on qualifying offers. The rococo style was among the primary artistic contributions of the eighteenth century. Its manifestations throughout Europe have been comprehensively acknowledged and chronicled.

American Rococo, 1750-1775 book. Morrison H. Heckscher, Leslie Greene Bowman

American Rococo, 1750-1775 book. Heckscher, Leslie Greene Bowman. The book includes chapters on European origins and the American manifestations of the rococo, a brief discussion of firearms, and architecture, and medium-based explorations of objects made of paper, silver, wood, iron, glass, and ceramic more.

Heckscher, Morrison . and Leslie Greene Bowman. American Rococo, 1750–1775: Elegance in Ornament. Heckscher, Morrison H. and Peter M. Kenny. English Pattern Books in Eighteenth-Century America. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1992. Heckscher, Morrison . with the assistance of Lori Zabar. John Townsend: Newport Cabinetmaker. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2005. Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000–.

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by Leslie Green Bowman and Morrison H. Heckscher.

Heckscher, Morrison H. Author: Bowman, Leslie Greene. Note: New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, c1992. Subject: Decoration and ornament, Rococo - United States - Exhibitions.

Items related to American Rococo, 1750-1775: Elegance in Ornament. Publication Date: 1992. Home Morrison H Heckscher, Leslie Greene Bowman, American Rococo, 1750-1775: Elegance in Ornament. American Rococo, 1750-1775: Elegance in Ornament. Book Condition: New. About this title. Synopsis: Chronicles the origins of the Rococo style in furniture and traces its development in the New World.

Chronicles the origins of the Rococo style in furniture and traces its development in the New World.
  • Narder
"American Rococo, 1750-1775" is an interesting, beautifully illustrated book on a fascinating period in the history of American design. Well written, informative chapters deal with silver, trade printing, furniture, architectural and decorative carving, and other disciplines. I've enjoyed this book for years, and still am pleased to own it. For people who are interested in American art, craft, and design from the mid-18th century, it is well worth seeking out.
  • Xmatarryto
If you are a historian, this book is for you. If you are an artist, this is not the book for you.