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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Scherer, Margaret, et al
THE CHINA TRADE AND ITS INFLUENCES
NY: The Metropolitain Museum, 1941

Limited edition of 3,000 copies. Octavo. 22 pp; 60 pages of b/w plates. Paperback VG- moderate pencil notations throughout from someone who saw the exhibition. Catalog of the loan exhibition featuring objects from both public and private collections. Includes essays by Joseph Downs. The objects include ceramics, furniture, textiles, fans, paintings, prints, metalware, etc. Among the show's many lenders were Miss Lucy Aldrich, sister of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller; the Misses Caldwalader; Ogden Codman; Mrs William Crowninshield Endicott; Mrs Frances P. Garvan; Mr and Mrs Luke Vincent Lockwood; J.P. Morgan; and Henry Francis du Pont, to name a few.
Inventory number #004995



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Sotheby's
IMPORTANT 20TH CENTURY DESIGN, Friday, December 15, 2006
NY: Sotheby's, 2006

Quarto. 278 pp; color photographs throughout. 218 lots; index of designers. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. Superb group of 20th century furniture, sculpture, ceramics, glass by over one hundred designers. Includes 38 lots of modernist Georg Jensen silver by Henning Koppel, from a private European collection.
Inventory number #004921



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$10.00

Christie's
FINE ART NOUVEAU AND ART DECO, Saturday, March 31, 1984
NY: Christie's, 1984

Quarto. 160 pp; 476 lots, many illustrated in color; bibliography. Paperback. VG. Many fine pieces of furniture, art glass, Tiffany lamps, Lalique glass, silver, jewelry, book bindings, and posters. Includes a lacquered wood panel by Jean Dunand for Mme. Jacoubovitch, Paris; and a rare enameled-silver and glass table lamp by Jean Goulden.
Inventory number #004850



Binding: Cloth-backed Boards
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$150.00

Metman, Louis & J.L. Vaudoyer
LE BRONZE Le Cuivre, L'Etain, Le Plomb
Paris: D.A. Longuet, n.d.

n.d. (c.1915) Folio. 22 pp; 80 b/w plates illustrating 777 objects; bibliography. Text in French. Loose as issued in paper-covered portfolio. Ex-lib, dedication bookplate on pastedown, minimal catalog notations on verso of plates, small stamp on bookplate. sm. list of yearly collation checks from 1915 to 1930 in pencil on title page verso. no other library markings. Portfolio lightly soiled with small tears to cloth and paper library label on heel, contents VG. Sculpture, candlesticks, andirons, clocks, frames, keys & escutcheons from Roman times through the 18th century. Second part of series "Le Metal". Le Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Palais du Louvre, Pavillon de Marsan.
Inventory number #004721



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$425.00


ART ET DECORATION Revue Mensuelle d'Art Moderne. Tome XLV & Tome XLVI. Janvier - Decembre 1924
Paris: Albert Levy, 1924

Two volumes. Quarto. 200, 192 pp, full of b/w illustrations. Tan cloth. VG. Full year of Art et Decoration magazine in two volumes. Many fine examples of Art Deco interiors, furnishings, metalwork and art.
Inventory number #004306



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Good+


Price:
$125.00

Lloyd, Nathaniel
A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH HOUSE from Primitive Times to the Victorian Period
London: The Architectural Press, 1951

Third printing. Folio. ix, 487 pp; nearly 900 b/w photographs, plans & drawings. Original green gilt-lettered cloth with dj. VG/G+, jacket foxed, small loss at top of spine. First published in 1931, an exhaustive record of the development of English domestic architecture from Roman times. Covers exteriors, windows, chimneys, interiors, wall treatments ceilings, fireplaces, staircases, metalwork, etc.
Inventory number #003113



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Ward, Barbara McLean & Gerald W.R. Ward, eds.
SILVER IN AMERICAN LIFE Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University
NY: The American Federation of the Arts, 1979

Quarto. 193 pp; 196 objects described and illustrated, some in color plus 39 b/w text illustrations; bibliography; index of silversmiths, designers, manufacturers and retailers. Paperback. VG.
Inventory number #002449



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Richter, Anne
ARTS AND CRAFTS OF INDONESIA
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1994

First edition. Square octavo. 160 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w; map; glossary; bibliography. Paperback with flaps. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. This book features the diversity of Indonesian decorative arts - textiles and beading, wood and horn carvings, pottery ranging from simple cooking pots to elaborate terracotta modeling, jewelry and metalwork, masks and puppets, and baskets.
Inventory number #000717