English and American Textiles: From 1790 to the Present

By: Schoeser, Mary; Rufey, Celia

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Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket flap edges very faintly toned. A near fine copy in a near fine jacket. 1989 Large Hardcover. 256 pp. Here is a lavish pictorial celebration of two centuries of furnishing textile design, charting the changing tastes and technical innovations of succeeding decades from 1790 to the present day. The authors look at both the styles of the grand interior and at the textiles that were available for the average home. Copious illustrations of the fabrics themselves are supplemented with pictures of rooms, showing how they were used at windows, on floors, and in upholstery; while the final chapter discusses the range of traditional designs that are now on the market. With 405 illustrations, 333 in color.--Front jacket flap

Title: English and American Textiles: From 1790 to the Present

Author: Schoeser, Mary; Rufey, Celia

Categories: Fashion, British, American, Crafts, Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1989

ISBN Number: 0500014736

ISBN Number 13: 9780500014738

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2291184

Keywords: ARTS CRAFTS ENGLISH AMERICAN TEXTILES EUROPE EUROPEAN BRITISH HISTORY FASHION HOUSE HOME INTERIOR DESIGN,