Title Chippendale, Sheraton and Hepplewhite The Furniture Designs of.
Publisher Gibbings & Co. Ltd 1910
Seller ID 52916
Bound in original green cloth bevelled covers with gilt to spine. Gilt top edge. In good condition. Spine slightly faded and marked. Slight rubbing at edges. Small marks to front. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges.Hinges cracked. Browning to endpapers. Trace of long ago removed bookplate. A few gatherings beginning to separate. Many b/w illustrations by the three authors. A compendium of the catalogues of the three great 18th century English furniture makers, Chippendale (1754), Sheraton (1802 and 1812) and Hepplewhite (1794) reproduced and arranged by J. Munro Bell. There is a 9 page introduction by Bell, and extensive black and white drawings of the three cabinet makers’ work.
COLLECTING::Furniture J.MUNRO BELL, Chippendale, Sheraton and Hepplewhite, Furniture Designs, compendium, catalogues,