World Furniture

Furniture is not only useful, and much of it essential to civilised living, but often it is also a form of art....From the Renaissance until the early 19th century, the art of the cabinet-maker was highly valued. Function was not the first consideration and interiors did not always have to be practical. They expressed in various ways the particular needs of a society...  - Introduction by Helen Hayward.

Genre
Non Fiction
Editor
Helena Hayward
Publisher
The Hamlyn Publishing Group
Format
Hardback
Edition
3rd ed
Language
English
Original Language
English
ISBN
978-0600039556 (find on Amazon)

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