Fine Points of Furniture: Early American


This is the Revised Edition of the classic bible of American furniture. It presents a thorough analysis, through over 700 photographs and detailed text, of the various elements of design, decoration, craftsmanship, construction, and finish of early American furniture. Each type is shown and discussed with three examplesgood, better, bestand the relative merits and consequent value differentials of each are compared. It explains why superficially similar pieces of furniture of the same approximate age and scarcity, and ...

Fine Points of Furniture: Early American 2007, Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA

ISBN-13: 9780764327377

Revised edition

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