American Furniture 1996

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Luke Beckerdite
Chipstone Foundation, 1996 - Furniture - 360 pages
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Fast becoming the journal of record in its field, American Furniture presents new research on furniture design, use, production, and appreciation. Begun in 1993, this award-winning annual provides a comprehensive forum on furniture history, technology, connoisseurship, and conservation by the foremost scholars in the field. It is the only interdisciplinary journal devoted exclusively to furniture made or used in the Americas from the 17th century to the present.

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Contents

The Nomenclature
17
Designs for Philadelphia Carvers
57
The Rococo the Grotto and the Philadelphia High Chest
105
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

LUKE BECKERDITE is the former Executive Director of the Chipstone Foundation http://www.chipstone.org/. He was previously an antique dealer and consultant and a research associate at the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts. Luke Beckerdite is currently a decorative arts consultant living in Williamsburg, Virginia.

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