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American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late Colonial Period

Morrison H. Heckscher

American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late Colonial Period

The Queen Anne and Chippendale Styles

by Morrison H. Heckscher

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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture & cabinetmaking,
  • Furniture Arts And Crafts,
  • Permanent Collection Catalogs,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • History: World,
  • Design - Furniture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9467841M
    ISBN 100810964384
    ISBN 109780810964389
    OCLC/WorldCa228393829

    American Furniture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Late Colonial Period: Volume II, The Queen Anne and Chippendale Styles avg rating — 0 ratings — published /5(3).   A first-rate new book on early N.E. furniture is the catalog of the collection at the Met. This is a really good one. Frances Gruber Safford. American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol Early Colonial Period: The Seventeenth-Century and William and Mary Styles. (New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven and London: Yale.

    Fortunately, American timber and immigrant craftsmen were plentiful. American furniture of the early colonial period generally falls into two categories. The first is referred to as Seventeenth-Century style (– (See today’s featured image.) It reflects the late medieval and Renaissance traditions by immigrant craftsmen. Generally. Leo Drozdoff (artist), American, - , Anonymous Craftsman (object maker), The Metropolitan Museum of Art (object owner), Wainscot Armchair, c. , watercolor, colored pencil, and graphite on paperboard, Index of American Design, 3 of

      From a twelfthcentury cloister from the Pyrenees to eighteenthcentury French and English parlors and boudoirs to Colonial and early nineteenthcentury American dining rooms and libraries, the Metropolitan's collection of period rooms offers a wealth of fine furniture and decorative elements. The American Wing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, IV. Helpful visual review of museum holdings acquired since , organized by period and collection type. Includes "Early Colonial, " and "Late Colonial, " headings for sections on period rooms, furniture, silver, pewter.


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American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late Colonial Period by Morrison H. Heckscher Download PDF EPUB FB2

Here at last is the publication that documents The Metropolitan Museum of Art's superlative collection of late colonial furniture. This comprehensive catalogue—prodigiously researched and gloriously illustrated—presents of the finest objects in the Museum's American Wing.

The other book (American Furniture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: I. Early Colonial Period: The Seventeenth-Century and William and Mary Styles) is by Frances Gruber Safford the Associate Curator in the Department of American Decorative Arts at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.5/5(6).

Heckscher, Morrison H. American Furniture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Late Colonial Period. Vol. II, The Queen Anne and Chippendale Styles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume 2 American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Volume 2 of American Furniture of the Late Colonial Period: Selected Essays and a Catalogue of the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.).

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Discusses the designs, histories, construction, and woods of a variety of chairs, tables, chests, desks, bookcases5/5(6). The Metropolitan Museum’s preeminent collection of early colonial furniture is expertly documented in this long-awaited publication.

It covers the full spectrum of furniture forms made during the 17th and early 18th centuries—from chairs and other seating to tables, boxes, various types of chests and cupboards, and desks.

Here at last is the publication that documents The Metropolitan Museum of Arts superlative collection of late colonial furniture. This comprehensive catalogue—prodigiously researched and gloriously illustrated—presents of the finest objects in the Museums American Wing.

American Furniture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late Colonial Period- The Queen Anne and Chippendale Styles by Morrison Heckscher () by Morrison Heckscher avg rating • 4 ratings by GoodReads/5(4).

Here at last is the publication that documents The Metropolitan Museum of Art's superlative collection of late colonial furniture. This comprehensive catalogue—prodigiously researched and gloriously illustrated—presents of the finest objects in the Museum's American Wing.

These masterpieces of eighteenth-century furniture are fully described and considered in light of comparative. American Furniture of the Colonial Period, Marvin Schwartz, Museum of Art, B7. $ Details about American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late Colonial Period - Th Free US Delivery | ISBN: X Book.

Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive. The Metropolitan Museum of Art has what is perhaps the greatest collection of American furniture in the country.

This book is a comprehensive study of the furniture in that collection from the early colonial period, the 17th Century and William & Mary periods (early 18th Century). American Furniture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Early Colonial Period: The Seventeenth-Century and William and Mary Styles (Yale University Press, December ), is published at pages with b/w and color illustrations. For more information visit or The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s store at www Author: Frances Gruber Safford.

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Publisher Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art. ISBN Here at last is the publication that documents The Metropolitan Museum of Art s superlative collection of late colonial furniture.

This comprehensive catalogue prodigiously researched and. American furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. II ; Late colonial period: the Queen Anne and Chippendale styles.

[Morrison H Heckscher; Mary-Alice Rogers]. Get this from a library. American furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1, Early colonial period: the seventeenth century and William and Mary styles. [Frances Gruber Safford].

The Metropolitan’s renowned American Wing is where the Museum’s unsurpassed collection of American fine and decorative art is on permanent public display, from masterpieces of painting, sculpture, and drawing to exquisite examples of the finest American furniture, silver, glass, ceramics, and textiles.

This handsome volume presents an overview of the collection and provides an. The popularity of an early installation of colonial furniture and decorative art in prompted the Metropolitan Museum to begin plans for a separate American Wing, which opened in .Offered in Important American Furniture, Folk Art and Silver on 24 January at Christie’s in New York The Neoclassical style, introduced in England by Robert Adam, George Hepplewhite and Thomas Sheraton, flourished in America from around toduring what .Heckscher, Morrison H.

American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. 2. The Late Colonial Period: Queen Anne and Chippendale Styles. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, Heckscher, Morrison H., and Leslie Greene Bowman. American Rococo: Elegance in Ornament.