Retro Furniture Classics

Retro Furniture Classics

Book - 2012
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With interest in retro styling stronger than ever, this sourcebook is a must-have for anyone looking to buy period furniture, whether from a particular designer or a certain historical era. It provides invaluable background on the evolution of design styles, going chronologically through each movement, and offers stunning examples of highly collectible pieces shown in their original settings or specially chosen locations. Each chapter includes profiles of key designers, while a full international source directory helps furniture hunters on their search.


With interest in retro styling stronger than ever, this sourcebook is a must-have for anyone looking to buy period furniture, whether from a particular designer or a certain historical era. It provides invaluable background on the evolution of design styles, going chronologically through each movement, and offers stunning examples of highly collectible pieces shown in their original settings or specially chosen locations. Each chapter includes profiles of key designers, while a full international source directory helps furniture hunters on their search.



Gardners
A sourcebook for those interested in buying vintage, period furniture. It leads the reader through the evolution of design styles, new materials and production techniques along a chronological route within each design movement. Each chapter weaves historical information with groundbreaking key furniture icons.

Publisher: London : Carlton Books, 2012
ISBN: 9781780971711
1780971710
Characteristics: 223 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm

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