French Archive of Design and Decoration

French Archive of Design and Decoration

by Stafford Cliff
     
 

From Rococo to Empire and Art Nouveau to Art Deco, French furniture, textiles, wallpaper, tableware, glassware, ceramics, and other home furnishings have set a recognized standard for elegance around the world. Ranging from the 18th to the early 20th centuries, this unique sourcebook uses sketches, engravings, samples, catalogues, pattern books, and other rare…  See more details below

Overview

From Rococo to Empire and Art Nouveau to Art Deco, French furniture, textiles, wallpaper, tableware, glassware, ceramics, and other home furnishings have set a recognized standard for elegance around the world. Ranging from the 18th to the early 20th centuries, this unique sourcebook uses sketches, engravings, samples, catalogues, pattern books, and other rare archival materials to illustrate the evolution of French design. For decorators, collectors, and francophiles everywhere, this striking visual chronicle of French style will be a fount of pleasure and inspiration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810933385
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 12.25(h) x 1.00(d)

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