John Townsend: Newport Cabinetmaker

John Townsend: Newport Cabinetmaker

by Morrison H. Heckscher
     
 

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This book is the first to examine the life and work of John Townsend, one of the most revered cabinetmakers of Colonial America. New color photographs of all thirty-five documented Townsend pieces highlight his craftsmanship and distinctive personal style. Also featured are pieces by other members of his family and by his contemporary John Goddard, along with

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This book is the first to examine the life and work of John Townsend, one of the most revered cabinetmakers of Colonial America. New color photographs of all thirty-five documented Townsend pieces highlight his craftsmanship and distinctive personal style. Also featured are pieces by other members of his family and by his contemporary John Goddard, along with extensive archival materials.

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ISBN-13:
9780300199406
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
06/25/2013
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 13.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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