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Books and materials relating to the applied arts prior to 1918; their use in architecture & interior design; the design of handworked and manufactured objects including: ceramics, metalwork, wood, jewelry, textiles, glass, furniture, graphics, clocks & watches, toys, leather, etc.

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N/A, The Development of Various Decorative and Upholstery Fabrics, New York, F. Schumacher & Co., 1924, First edition, sm folio (12.5" x 9.25"), HB, maroon leatherette boards w/ embossed ornate gilt illustrated titles, VG- / none. Slightly worn at extremities, prev. owner's sig. on ffep.

32 pp. Profusely illustrated, mostly color. The origins of several types of textiles used in interiors. Contents include Damasks Brocatelles and Brocades; Velvets and Velours; Tapestries and Tapestry Fabrics; Chintzes and Cretonnes; Plain Fabrics; Five of the Men Conspicuous in the Modern Development of Decorative Fabrics (Thomas Bell, inventor of cylinder printing; Count Hilaire Bernigaud de Chardonnet, discoverer of artificial silk; Joseph Marie Jacquard, inventor of the jacquard attachment; Christophe-Philippe Oberkampf, creator of the toiles de jouy; Sir William Henry Perkin, discoverer of coal-tar dyes). A helpful glossary at the back.     [Book ID # 235]


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