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


Price:
$25.00

Safford, Carleton L. & Robert Charles Bishop
AMERICA'S QUILTS AND COVERLETS
NY: Dutton, 1972

First edition. Quarto. 313 pp; color & b/w photos and illustrations throughout; bibliography; index. Cloth with unclipped dustjacket. Near Fine in VG jacket. Although patchwork and applique quilts dominate this work, the authors left plenty of space for other examples of bedcoverings created by past generations of American women, including bed rugs, linsey-woolsey coverlets, whole-cloth spreads, crewel-work spreads, white work or trapunto, overshot coverlets, double weave coverlets, summer and winter coverlets, Jacquard coverlets, candlewick spreads, stencil spreads, crazy quilts, and also some modern examples of patchwork and applique.
Inventory number #004947



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$60.00

Witt-Doerring, Christian
JOSEF HOFFMANN INTERIORS 1902-1913
NY: Prestel, 2006

First edition. Quarto. 224 pp; illustrated throughout mostly in b/w. Hardcover with dustjacket. Published in conjunction with the Josef Hoffmann exhibition at the Neue Gallerie in NYC from November 2, 2006 to February 26, 2007. Illustrated with color photographs of HoffmannÂ’s masterpieces -on their own and as parts of interiors- this monograph focuses on significant aspects of HoffmannÂ’s career: his early years as a member of the Secessionist Movement and founder of the Vienna Workshops, his role in the intellectual rebellion that took place in Austria; and his progression toward a Modernist ethic. It takes readers through four dazzling interiors designed by Hoffmann and furnished with his signature pieces, including furniture, wall and floor coverings, textiles, lighting, ceramics, glassware and metalwork.
Inventory number #004543



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket: None


Price:
$75.00

Clouzot, Henri & Frances Morris
PAINTED AND PRINTED FABRICS The History of the Manufactory at Jouy and Other Ateliers in France 1760-1815
NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1927

Edition of 2000 copies. Quarto. xvii, 108 pp; color frontispiece; 92 monochrome plates; brief bibliography; index. Printed cloth. VG, covers are clean and bright. Textiles illustrated were part of the Retrospective Exhibition of Painted and Printed Fabrics at MMA in summer 1927; most are from the Museum's collection. Chapter "Notes on the History of Cotton Printing Especially in England and America" by Frances Morris.
Inventory number #004529



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$10.00

Geddes, Elisabeth & Moyra McNeill
BLACKWORK EMBROIDERY
NY: Dover, 1976

Quarto. 112 pp; numerous b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG. Blackwork embroidery was very popular in Tudor times, and enjoyed a revival in the 1960's. A form of counted-thread work, blackwork emphasizes shading contrasts that are possible working with a single color of thread.
Inventory number #003600



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


Price:
$25.00

Christie's
THE CONTENTS OF BENJAMIN GINSBURG, Antiquary Including the Property of Cora Ginsburg
NY: Christie's, 1983

Quarto. 254 pp with 781 lots illustrated in b/w & color. Cloth with dj. VG/VG. Auction held October 14 & 15, 1983. An important sale of fine American and English furniture, English and Continental ceramics, Chinese export porcelain, textiles and related decorative arts.
Inventory number #003023



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good+
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Bayard, Emile
L'ART APPLIQUE FRANCAIS D'AUJOURD'HUI: Meuble, Ferronnerie, Ceramique, Verrerie, Tissus, Etc.
Paris: Ernest Grund, 1926

Quarto. 317 pp; illustrated throughout with b/w photos; index of designers. Text in French. Tan cloth with green-stamped lettering, top edge gilt. Backstrip worn, 3 1/2" split at bottom but holding.
Inventory number #002728



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


Price:
$25.00

Swan, Susan Burrows
PLAIN & FANCY American Women and Their Needlework, 1700-1850
NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1977

First printing. Octavo. 240 pp; profusely illustrated with 42 color & 123 b/w photographs from the collection of the Winterthur Museum. Publisher's red cloth with black-lettered cover & spine in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a crisp, tight, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with minor edgewear. Review slip laid in.
Inventory number #002171



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


Price:
$20.00

Rubin, Cynthia Elyce, ed.
SOUTHERN FOLK ART
Birmingham, AL: Oxmoor House, 1985

Second printing. Oblong quarto. xvi, 223 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w' bibliography. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket with light edge wear. A well-illustrated overview of Southern folk pottery, painting, sculpture, decorated furniture and textiles.
Inventory number #000782



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



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


Price:
$15.00

Haldane, Jack & James Hawkins
AMERICAN APPROACH TO ANTIQUE CARPETS Vol. 2
NY: Stark Carpet, 1993

Quarto. 314 pp; 126 full-page color plates of carpets plus several color photos of interiors of houses in the Britain and the U.S. Black cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. VG/VG, jacket lightly rubbed. The book presents the 1993 Y & B Bolour Collection of primarily 19th and early 20th century carpets. Vol. 2 shows color plates of 6 Savonnerie, 38 Aubusson, 6 Axminster, 10 Arts & Crafts, 4 Bessarabian, 17 Indian, and 27 Persian carpets. Also color plates of 11 needlework and 7 tapestry -- mid & late 19th C.
Inventory number #000506