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Old English furniture of the 15th, 16th, 17th, & 18th centuries

George Owen Wheeler

Old English furniture of the 15th, 16th, 17th, & 18th centuries

a guide for the collector

by George Owen Wheeler

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Published by Bazaar House in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- England.,
    • Furniture -- Collectors and collecting.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby G. Owen Wheeler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2529 .W5 1924
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 617 p. :
      Number of Pages617
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6672635M
      LC Control Number24031481
      OCLC/WorldCa2640731

      The 16th century was a hugely influential era in English history, and that history is captured perfectly in their furniture. In this lesson, we'll examine 16th-century English furniture and see. A study of period dining tables, focusing in height and width, written by Nicholas Berry. I've had a passion for early furniture and architecture, embracing the 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. I've spent almost three decades designing and making replica early oak furniture (and architectural woodwork) with my own hands!

      The best books published during the 18th century (January 1st, through December 31st ). A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Introduction. In any review of French decorative art, furniture must inevitably play a major part, and in this article we examine briefly the development of furniture as a major artform in France, during the 17th and 18th look at the design of various types of furniture and furnishings, the interior architecture, as well as materials and techniques, plus some of the .

      BRETON ARMOIRE. For sale by: antiquité-brocante " L'ARMOIRE AUX TRÉSORS "Attractive 18th century Breton armoire in carved oak. sizes in cm: x 45 hight (large max ) Contact us for delivery. The 15th century was the century which spans the Julian years to In Europe, the 15th century is seen as the bridge between the Late Middle Ages, the Early Renaissance, and the early modern technological, social and cultural developments of the 15th century can in retrospect be seen as heralding the "European miracle" of the following ies: 14th century, 15th century, 16th century.


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Objects of art chiefly of the 16th, 17th & 18th centuries. [Christie, Manson & Woods.] decorative objects & furniture, snuff-boxes, watches, bijouterie, and objects of vertue; oriental porcelain and objects of art; and a few pieces of old English and foreign silver and silver-gilt plate.

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Old English Furniture of the 15th, 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries:A Guide for the Collector by G. Owen Wheeler. Bazaar House, Hardcover. Acceptable. pages. No dust jacket. Brown cloth with gilt lettering and top edge. Contains black and white in text photographs.

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During the 16th century, Spain and Portugal, explored the Indian Ocean and opened worldwide oceanic trade routes, and Vasco Da Gama was given permission by the Indian Sultans to settle in the wealthy Bengal ies: 15th century, 16th century, 17th century.

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