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Collection of American Furniture and Decorative Arts Reference Books

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
662
Sold for:
$800$800

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Collection of American Furniture and Decorative Arts Reference Books, including pamphlets, catalogs, and books from New England Historical Societies, seventy-one in total.
Estimate $200-300

A selection of titles include:
American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art Late Colonial Period: The QueeneAnne and Chippendale Styles.; The Furniture M
American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art Late Colonial Period: The Queen Anne and Chippendale Styles.; The Furniture Masterworks of John & Thomas Seymour, by Robert D. Mussey, Jr.; American Decorative Arts and Paintings in the Bayou Bend Collection.;
American Furniture Chipstone/New England, 1997 and 1999 editions; American Furniture 1620 to the present by Fairbanks and Bates; Expressions of Innocence and Eloquence (Jane Catcher Collection); Long Island is my Nation; Plain & Elegant Rich & Common; Horner's Blue Book Philadelphia Furniture; Boston Furniture of the 18th Century., and numerous others.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Metropolitan Museum of Art Late Colonial Period, Robert D. Mussey , Jr., Thomas Seymour, Catcher, New England, Collection, Jane Catcher, Aesthetics, Decorative arts, Furniture, Home, Industrial design, Visual arts

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