The Decorative Periods

By: Clifford, Chandler R.

Price: $45.00

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New York: Clifford & Lawton, 1906. First edition. Scarce title illustratiing various types of period decorations, from ancient to modern times, covering various nationalities and faiths, illustrated with "original and facsimile prints of contemporary and historic interest". Discusses the four paramount influences in decoration: Erudition, Religion, Commercialism, Temperment. Light blue cloth lettered in gilt, 310 pages. Essentially disbound, covers worn, stained and detached, pages loosened, some detached. Final page of index absent, final entry is Christopher Wren. Names and date on front free endpaper. Pages clean with a tiny bit of soiling to a few, detached pages a bit edgeworn. Reading copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.

Title: The Decorative Periods

Author Name: Clifford, Chandler R.

Categories: Arts - Fine, Decorative, Antiques, Performing Arts,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Clifford & Lawton: 1906

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Poor

Seller ID: 000748

Keywords: PERIOD DECORATIVE ARTS FINE HISTORY