Masterpieces of English furniture and clocks; a study of walnut and mahogany furniture, and of the associated crafts of the looking-glass maker and japanner, together with an account of Thomas Tompion and other famous clock-makers of the 17th and 18th centuries, by R. W. Symonds. Illustrated by 8 plates in colours and 130 from special photographs of examples chosen from private collections.

Author
Symonds, R. W. (Robert Wemyss), 1889-1958 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London, B.T. Batsford, ltd. [1940]
Description
xii, 172 p. incl. illus. (incl. ports., map, facsims.) plates (XII col., incl. front.) 33 cm.

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  • "Published spring, 1940."
  • "The edition of this work is limited to 750 copies for sale in Great Britain and 500 for the U.S.A."
LCCN
a 41003014
OCLC
6064834
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