Dictionary of the Decorative Arts
Fleming, John and Hugh Honour
Price: 18.00 USD
New York, NY: Harper and Row, 1977. Dark blue cloth over boards; Gilt titling at spine and on front cover; 896 pp.; 1,000+ bw figures. A guide to the decorative arts of the West from the Middle Ages to the 1970s; Mainly includes furniture and furnishings from Europe and North America, but also includes arts from Japan, China, Peru, Turkey, and other cultures who influenced Western decorative arts; Includes basketry, carpets, tapestries, furniture, glass, leather, gold, silver, plastics, porcelain, wallpapers,and more. First U.S. VG / Fair (Binding tight; Pages clean; DJ. slightly worn at extremities, including a few small tears).