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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



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: 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: 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