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Style in furniture / by R. Davis Benn; with illustrations by W.C. Baldcock

R. Davis Benn

RA Collection: Book

Record number

14/939

Author

Imprint

London; New York; Bombay: Longmans, Green and Co., 1904

Physical Description

xvi, 338 p. : illus., 102 pl. (incl. front.) ; 23 cm.

General Note

Titlepage in red and black.

Contents

The Seventeenth century -- “Elizabethan” -- “Jacobean” -- “Queen-Anne” -- Sir William Chambers -- “Chippendale” -- “Heppelwhite” -- “Sheraton“ -- Other Georgian types -- “Adam“ -- The “Louis-Quatorze” -- The “Louis-Quinze” -- The “Louis-Seize” -- “Empire” -- The “New Art” in France -- The Nineteenth century -- “Quaint”

Name as Subject

Subject

Furniture — England — History
Furniture — France — History

Contributors