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												Early Georgian Interiors by  John Cornforth
	 - Hardcover
			 - 2004
		 - from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB (SKU: 145944)

Early Georgian Interiors

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Early Georgian Interiors

by Cornforth, John

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0300103301
ISBN 13
9780300103304
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New Haven, Connecticut / London: Yale University Press, 2004. Hardcover. VG. Red cloth over boards; Color pictorial dj.; Color illus. endpapers; 360 pp.; 458 bw and color figures. An in-depth look at early Georgian interiors--how rooms were used, how fashions in dress influenced fashions in interior design, the influence of Eastern style, and much more. Extensive text. Lavishly illustrated. Cornforth was a foremost expert on British interiors of this era, and he passed away just as this book was nearing completion. Contents as follows: Aspects of early Georgian fashion and taste -- The uses of rooms and changing social practice, 1685-1760 -- The primacy of upholstery -- Aspects of display -- William Kent and architectural decoration -- Parade, comfort, and variety, 1740-60 -- The rise of historical thinking -- The role of pictures in decoration -- The influence of the Orient on decoration -- Planning and sequences of decoration, 1720-60.Heavy.

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book dealer
Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
145944
Title
Early Georgian Interiors
Author
Cornforth, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - VG
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0300103301
ISBN 13
9780300103304
Publisher
Yale University Press
Place of Publication
New Haven, Connecticut / London
Date Published
2004
Keywords
European Decorative Arts ; Georgian Interiors ; ;

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