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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$60.00

Soros, Susan Weber, ed.
E.W. GODWIN: Aesthetic Movement Architect and Designer
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press / Bard Graduate Center for the Studies in the Decorative Arts, 1999

Quarto. 431 pp; full of color & b/w illustrations; chronology; exhibition checklist; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a new, unused copy. One of the great figures in 19th-century English architecture and design, E. W. Godwin (1833-1886) began his career as an architect, later turned to furniture design and decoration, and finally focused on Victorian theater, assuming the roles of costume designer, designer-manager, and critic. Catalog of an exhibition held at the Bard Graduate Center from November 1999, to February 2000.
Inventory number #010141



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Baarsen, Reinier
COURTS AND COLONIES: The William and Mary Style in Holland, England, and America
NY: Cooper-Hewitt Museum, 1988

First edition. Quarto. 249 pp; including 230 color & b/w illustrations, 83 figures; bibliography. Paperback. VG+, a clean, unused copy with no interior marks; small ink mark on front cover, else near fine. This illustrated catalogue, including four brief essays by art historians, surveys the hallmarks of the formal, highly ornamented William and Mary style in the Netherlands, England and the U.S., focusing on decorative glass, silver, marquetry cabinets, furniture, textiles, engravings, and busts and paintings of the period.
Inventory number #009976



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Liddell, Jill & Yuko Watanabe
JAPANESE QUILTS
NY: E.P. Dutton, 1988

Quarto. 142 pp; 135 color photographs. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy, tiny crease to one corner.
Inventory number #009949



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Haynes, Elizabeth
Chronicle of the Museum for the Arts of Decoration of the Cooper Union. Vol.1, No.9. Trimmings in the Museum's Collection by Elizabeth Haynes
NY: Cooper Union, 1942

Octavo. pp 327-351; 11 b/w illustrations. Stapled wraps. VG, minor soiling to covers, adhesive residue from price sticker on cover.
Inventory number #009809



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Gentles, Margaret
TURKISH AND GREEK ISLAND EMBROIDERIES from the Burton Yost Berry Collection in the Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1964

Quarto. 53 pp; 41 color & 12 b/w illustrations; bibliography. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a crisp, clean copy - former owner name on front free endpaper; jacket has short edge tear, slight yellowing along top & bottom edge of jacket.
Inventory number #009670



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$40.00

Lipmann, Anthony
DIVINELY ELEGANT: The World of Ernst Dryden
London: Pavilion, 1989

First printing. Quarto. 192 pp; illustrated throughout in color and b/w; bibliography. Cloth in unclipped dustjacket. Near fine in near fine jacket. former owner gift inscription on ffep.
Inventory number #009504



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Gasthaus, Ruth et al
100 JAHRE TEXTILMUSEUM KREFELD
Krefeld: Stadt, 1980

Octavo. 48 pp; color illustrations throughout. Text in German. Paperback, Very good +, 1-in. vertical strip at spine slightly faded, else a clean, unmarked copy. Published to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Krefeld Textile Museum, this book illustrates 45 important pieces in the collection, primarily silks and velvets..
Inventory number #009398



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$35.00

Metz, Katharina et al
EUROPEAN TEXTILE DESIGN OF THE 1920'S
Zurich: Edition Stemmle, 1999

Quarto. 159 pp; 185 color illustrations; catalogue of textiles; artists' biographies; index of companies, workshops and schools; glossary; bibliography. Cloth with dustjacket. A fine copy in fine jacket. Outstanding examples of textile art from Germany, Austria, France, Italy and England document general currents in textile design during the twenties.
Inventory number #009383



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$250.00

Jiang, Bizhen
Miao Costumes of Southeast Guizhou
Taipei: Textile and Clothing Graduate Institute, Fu Jen Catholic University, 2000

Quarto. 436 pp; illustrated throughout with full-page color plates and color images in the text. Text in Chinese. Printed silk over boards with illustrated endpapers and gilt titles. Near FIne. An iIllustrated research directory. Scarce copy of this landmark work by the Graduate Institute.
Inventory number #009370



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Fine


Price:
$45.00

Kitamura, Tetsuro
THE KAMEI COLLECTION: 19TH CENTURY EUROPEAN TEXTILES Volume 1: Dyeing, Weaving and Wallpaper
Tokyo: Bijutsu Shuppan-Sha, 1988

Quarto. Unpaginated. 325 plates, some full-page, rest smaller. Paperback with jacket. Fine/Fine. This book illustrates textiles and other specimens selected from over 16,000 pieces collected by Count Koreaki Kamei (1861-1896) while he was studying aesthetics and art history in Germany from 1886 to 1891.
Inventory number #009334



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$40.00

Schoeser, Mary
SANDERSON: The Essence of English Decoration
NY: Thames & Hudson, 2010

First edition. Quarto. 200 pp, with over 200 color illustrations. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a new copy.
Inventory number #009268



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


Price:
$15.00

Baker, Muriel L. [Signed]
A HANDBOOK OF AMERICAN CREWEL EMBROIDERY
Rutland, VT: Tuttle, 1966

Second printing. Octavo. 67 pp; Color frontispiece, b/w photographs & illustrations throughout. Cloth with dustjacket. VG in VG- unclipped dustjacket. Short tear at top edge of front panel. Inscribed by the author on front flyleaf.
Inventory number #009217



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00


AMERICAN FABRICS Number Ten, 2nd Quarter, 1949
NY: Reporter Publications, 1949

Folio. 124 pp; color & illustrations; fabric samples tipped in; advertisers index. Paperback. VG. may be missing a swatch or two. Included articles: portfolio of authentic district checks, portfolio of fabric fashions, loom hand-weaving part III
Inventory number #008778



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00


AMERICAN FABRICS Number Eight, 4th Quarter 1948
NY: Reporter Publications, 1948

Folio. 155 pp; color & b/w illustrations; fabric samples tipped in; advertisers index. Paperback. VG Trade periodical. Articles in this issue include: the MMA collection of textiles, using apparel woolens in interior design, chinchilla, Christopher Marlowe, moths, block-printed cottons of Jouy, hand-weaving part I of III.
Inventory number #008776



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


Price:
$60.00

Murphy, Veronica & Rosemary Crill
TIE-DYED TEXTILES OF INDIA: Tradition and Trade
Ahmedabad: Mapin Publishing, 1991

First edition. Quarto. 206 pp; approx 174 color & 14 b/w illustrations; map; appendices; glossary; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, short tear at top of jacket spine. This book illustrates 140 key pieces in the collection of Victoria & Albert Museum's Indian Dept. Rosemary Crill discusses the indigenous tradition of tie-dying; Veronica Murphy discusses her pioneering study of the Bengal export trade in tie-dyed handkerchiefs, and their Indian and European imitations.
Inventory number #007215



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$29.95

Cliff, Stafford
ENGLISH STYLE AND DECORATION: A Sourcebook of Original Designs
NY: Thames & Hudson, 2008

Quarto. 248 pp, illustrated with over 600 designs, patterns, and settings in color & b/w; bibliography; index. Patterned boards with dustjacket. Fine/Fine. This beautifully illustrated book presents original designs developed in England for almost 3 centuries, beginning in 1700. Included are original sketches and printed patterns for furniture, textiles, flooring, wallpaper, glass, ceramics and household utensils, from doorknobs to tableware to light fittings.
Inventory number #006907



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: None


Price:
$40.00

Einik, Nurit
KNOLL TEXTILES: 60 Years of Modern Design
NY: Knoll, 2007

First edition. Octavo. 45 pp; color illustrations throughout. Orange cloth with gilt lettering in matching slipcase with ribbon pull-out. Fine copy in fine slipcase. This sixty-year history of Knoll Textiles, founded in 1947 by Hans and Florence Knoll, is well illustrated.
Inventory number #006831



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


Price:
$45.00

Schoeser, Mary & Celia Rufey
ENGLISH AND AMERICAN TEXTILES from 1790 to the Present
New York: Thames and Hudson, 1989

Quarto. 256 pp; profusely illustrated in color and b/w; bibliography; appendix; index. Cloth with dj. VG/VG, closed tear on front panel (not visible). Textiles for draperies, upholstery, floor coverings and other applications in homes ranging from palatial to spare. The authors chart the changing tastes and technical innovations of succeeding decades from 1790 to the present day.
Inventory number #005951



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Fairclough, Oliver & Emmeline Leary
TEXTILES BY WILLIAM MORRIS and Morris & Co., 1861-1940
London: Thames and Hudson, 1981

Octavo. 117 pp; 24 color & 64 b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG
Inventory number #005384



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Fine


Price:
$25.00

Jones, Anita
PATTERNS IN A REVOLUTION: French Printed Textiles, 1759-1821
Cincinnati, OH: Taft Museum, 1990

First edition. Quarto. 39 pp; 20 b/w illustrations; bibliography; checklist of the exhibition. Paperback. A fine, unmarked copy. This catalog presents the printed textiles manufactured by the Oberkampf firm at Jouy-en-Josas on the outskirts of Paris. The selected patterns chronicle and illuminate changing tastes in the period from 1760 until 1818.
Inventory number #005170