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American Furniture and Decoration Colonial and Federal

by Edward Stratton Holloway

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antique furniture,
  • Interior design,
  • Architecture,
  • Furniture,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Antiques & Collectibles-Furniture,
  • Architecture / Interior Design

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8062941M
    ISBN 100766199282
    ISBN 109780766199286

    Butler, Joseph T. American Furniture from the First Colonies to World War 1. Triune Books, London, Comstock, Helen. American Furniture: Seventeenth, Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Styles. Bonanza Books, New York Holloway, Edward Stratton. The Practical Book of American Furniture and Decoration- Colonial and Federal. We specialize in American and English 18th. & Early 19th. Century Period Antique Furniture And Accessories. We are located just north of Philadelphia in Lahaska Pa. Our Inventory of fine Antiques is constantly changing and there is always something new. I look for period antique furniture, of quality, with no major restoration.

      A new furniture form of this period was the tilting tea table. Chippendale, This period is named for the famous English cabinetmaker, Thomas Chippendale, who wrote a book of furniture designs, Gentlemen and Cabinet-Maker’s Director, published in , and This book gave cabinetmakers real direction and they soon eagerly. Through colonial doorways, Conant-Ball Company, Nos. 76 to Sudbury Street, Boston, Mass. Hodgson's in and outdoor furnishings for your country home, E.F. Hodgson Co., 71 Federal Street, Boston, Mass. and 6 East 39th Street, New York, New York; Furniture, as interpreted by the Century Furniture Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

    Federal-style architecture is the name for the classicizing architecture built in the newly founded United States between c. and , and particularly from to This style shares its name with its era, the Federalist name Federal style is also used in association with furniture design in the United States of the same time period.   Most of the major furniture styles of the 18th and early 19th centuries—Chippendale, Queen Anne, William and May, Sheraton, Hepplewhite, and American Empire—were revived by Some pieces were fairly accurate reproductions, although no Revival furniture maker was above mixing the best of different styles.


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Borrowing the name of the time period in which it flourished (), Federal style is a uniquely American version of neoclassical design. The style largely drew upon European influences, particularly Scottish architect and designer, Robert Adams, who popularized ancient.

Originally published,under title: American furniture and decoration, colonial and federal. Description: 3 preliminary leaves, pages frontispiece, illustrations, plates on 70 leaves 24 cm.

Colonial & Federal American Art: Books. 1 - 18 of 18 results American Furniture And Decoration Colonial And Federal. with the rushlight holders used by the earliest settlers and ranging up to the elaborate chandeliers of the Federal period, this book is a unique coverage of the fascinating story of lamps and other lighting devices in.

Get this from a library. American furniture and decoration, colonial and federal. [Edward Stratton Holloway]. American Furniture, The Seventeenth-Century and William and Mary Styles: Typical furniture-making processes and styles of colonial American furniture are described here.

Colonial Furniture in America: Luke Vincent Lockwood's book on furniture of the colonial era can be accessed here. Edward Stratton Holloway is the American Furniture and Decoration Colonial and Federal book of American Furniture and Decoration Colonial and Federal ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ), /5.

Sheraton published the "Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Drawing Book" in These guides were studied extensively by American furniture makers. And while their interpretations varied, the products had the underlying clean lines and more delicate forms attributable to the Federal period.

American woodworking styles have been through a number of periods, and each was heavily influenced by the available materials of the region as well as the pieces being built by English and French craftsmen. There are 12 predominant periods of American furniture styles, although many have sub-genres which may have been popular but short-lived.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for American Furniture and Decoration Colonial and Federal by Edward Stratton Holloway (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Rustic interpretations of early Colonial style, used and vintage Early American pieces are casual and comfortable, and work especially well in country cottages and cabins.

Even a more modern room could use the Rustic touch of vintage rooster figurine, a Shaker style spindle rocker or the Farmhouse touch of a cabriole-legged side table. American Furniture & Decoration Colonial & Federal is Edward Stratton Holloway's illustrated manual on Colonial and Federal furniture and decoration, it was first published in Holloway was born in Ashland, Greene County, New York in - Explore catherinedetzel's board "Colonial Bedrooms", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Colonial bedroom, Primitive bedroom and Country decor pins. Most old wooden furniture you will encounter, most likely, will be either traditional English or American Colonial styles.

Let's review the special characteristics of both popular types. Basic English Furniture Styles. The following criteria will help you determine if your old furniture is. The clean lines, delicate forms, geometric shapes, contrasting veneers, and decorative inlays of Federal-period furniture represent a dramatic shift away from the sinuous Rococo carving that had typified American decorative arts for the previous thirty years and found in period rooms from the second half of the eighteenth century.

American Federal Period sofa with lyre arm design circa A lyre arm is an element of design in furniture, architecture and the decorative arts, wherein a shape is employed to emulate the geometry of a lyre ; [1] the original design of this element is from the Classical Greek period, simply reflecting the stylistic design of the musical.

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American Furniture and Decoration Colonial and Federal. A Tar-Heel Baron. More ways to shop: Find an Apple Store or other retailer near you. Or call MY-APPLE.3/5(1).American Federal-Era Period Rooms; American Furniture, – The Seventeenth-Century and William and Mary Styles; Architecture in Renaissance Italy; Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate in Early Colonial America; English Ornament Prints and Furniture Books in Eighteenth-Century America; George Washington: Man, Myth, Monument; John Singleton Copley.The Gallery’s collection of American decorative arts ranges in date from about A.D.

to the present day, with the earliest objects representing the art of indigenous people who lived in North America before European settlement. The Mabel Brady Garvan Collection, renowned for its strength in the colonial and early Federal periods, is the core of the collection and is noteworthy for rare.