Deco Decor Porcelain, Glass, & Metal Accessories for the Home

Deco Decor Porcelain, Glass, & Metal Accessories for the Home

by Donald-Brian Johnson, Leslie Pina
     
 

Here is a unique vision of "life's backdrop," a virtual tour of the Art Deco style, encompassing every room in the house, from attic to basement. Hundreds of porcelain, glass, and metal decorative objects of the 1920s-1930s period have been photographed and organized by their appropriate settings. This is an intimate guide to Deco decor: how exquisite

Overview

Here is a unique vision of "life's backdrop," a virtual tour of the Art Deco style, encompassing every room in the house, from attic to basement. Hundreds of porcelain, glass, and metal decorative objects of the 1920s-1930s period have been photographed and organized by their appropriate settings. This is an intimate guide to Deco decor: how exquisite decorative accessories, chosen to reflect individual taste, can complement all that surrounds them. Making the journey a fascinating one is an informative, entertaining text, with biographies of Deco designers Camille Tharaud, Edouard-Marcel Sandoz, Charles Schneider, Lurelle Guild, and others. Current price estimates are also given for the pieces shown in nearly 700 gorgeous photos. Also shown are Deco-contemporary images from vintage magazines and catalogs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764331787
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
01/28/2009
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 12.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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