ENGLISH CHAIRS

By: Victoria and Albert Museum

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SECOND EDITION (REVISED). Softcover. 8vo (approx 6 x 9.5"). (vi), 26, (ii), (120) pp. Publisher's glossy pictorial covers. Illustrated with 120 full-page B&W Plates. Printed on heavy glossy stock. This is an unmarked copy in excellent condition. The covers are moderately shelf-worn. All plates and text are bright and clean. Originally published in Great Britain in 1951. NEAR FINE. Foreword by Trenchard Cox; Essay on The History of the English Chair by Ralph Edwards, F.S.A. This brief history of the English Chair was originally prepared by Mr. Ralph Edwards, former Keeper of the Department of Woodwork. If has now been considerably revised so as to include a number of fine chairs acquired by the Victoria and Albert Museum between 1951 and 1965. This survey, which is illustrated with 120 examples from the Museum collections, covers the period from about 1500 to about 1820. . Catalog. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (vi), 26, (ii), (120) pp

Title: ENGLISH CHAIRS

Author Name: Victoria and Albert Museum

Categories: Catalogs, Art, Antiques & Photography, Antiques,

Edition: Second Edition. 1

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationary Office: 1965

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 4536

Keywords: Antiques Furniture Chairs