Lyle Price Guide to American Furniture

Lyle Price Guide to American Furniture

by Anthony Curtis, Anthony Curtis
     
 
From Chippendale to Stickley, this comprehensive guide to the vast, varied, and popular world of American furniture includes more than 3,000 examples, carefully selected to give a broad representation of each style and manufacturer. Black-and-white photographs of each piece are accompanied by descriptions, including distinguishing marks and the most up-to-date prices

Overview

From Chippendale to Stickley, this comprehensive guide to the vast, varied, and popular world of American furniture includes more than 3,000 examples, carefully selected to give a broad representation of each style and manufacturer. Black-and-white photographs of each piece are accompanied by descriptions, including distinguishing marks and the most up-to-date prices paid at auction. Short accounts of what is often the fascinating history of individual factories--together with useful hints on dating their output and identifying fakes--make this book an indispensable reference work for the dealer and collector alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780399524103
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/01/1998
Series:
Lyle Series
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.44(h) x 1.24(d)

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