The Installation of Historic Architecture at Winterthur: A Study of Cecil Bedroom, Bowers Parlor, and Somerset Room
Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, 1998 - Architecture - 96 pages
This book presents a look at one man's collecting habits, as well as his development of the museum's period room displays, through a description of the historic woodwork installed in three popular rooms at Winterthur.
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Chapter 1 Cecil Bedroom
Chapter 2 Bowers Parlor and Somerset Room
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