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[Furniture]. Churchill, Edwin.

Simple Forms & Vivid Colors; An exhibition of Maine painted furniture, 1800-1850, at the Maine State Museum, July 8, 1983-February 28, 1984.

Maine State Museum Augusta, ME 1997 Quarto, pp. 117, indexed, 63 ill. (51 color), including 32 full-page color plates with catalogue notes opposite each. Includes "An Overview on Methods of Nineteenth Century Graining" by Stephen Weston; "A Brief Treatise on the History and Execution of Bronze Stenciling" by Kenneth Jewett; "Identifying the Wood" by Stephen W. Brooke; checklist of Maine decorative painters; bibliography.
Out-of-print title on a subject which has become very "hot," namely the collection and stewardship of antique furniture with original painted surfaces. An important book for collectors and artisans alike.


Edition: Reprint of the exhibition catalog
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: As New in Very Good DJ
ISBN: 0913764159
Book Id: 15725

Price: $65.00

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