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19th-century America: furniture and other decorative arts

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

19th-century America: furniture and other decorative arts

an exhibition in celebration of the hundredth anniversary of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, April 16 through September 7, 1970.

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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Published by Distributed by New York Graphic Society in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Decorative arts -- United States -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [253]-[256]

      StatementIntrod. by Berry B. Tracy. Furniture texts by Marilynn Johnson. Other decorative arts texts by Marvin D. Schwartz and Suzanne Boorsch.
      ContributionsJohnson, Marilynn., Schwartz, Marvin D., Boorsch, Suzanne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK807 .N4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4574864M
      ISBN 100870990047
      LC Control Number77109965

      Contemporary furniture with added decoration! Nails sculpted with Fruit Sculptures. A beautiful example of nail art.. Decorative Art: Definition & Meaning. The term "decorative arts" is a traditional term for a rather unwieldy range of artistic disciplines concerned with the design and ornamentation of items, usually functional, that do not necessarily have any intrinsic aesthetic qualities. Looking for books by Marilynn Johnson? See all books authored by Marilynn Johnson, including Louis Comfort Tiffany: Artist for the Ages, and 19th Century America Furniture and Other Decorative Arts, and more on A New Way. As America entered the 's, designers began to explore new ways of interpreting furniture. Some styles were fighting the heavily ornamental and cluttered look of the Victorian era.


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