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    DescriptionThe Art Deco movement - with its emphasis on up-to-date individuality combined with good taste, fine materials and exquisite workmanship - became all the rage in France. Other countries produced their own versions of the style, but in furniture especially, the French predominated: the world had not seen such creative design for 125 years; on the one hand, the virtuoso cabinet-making of Ruhlmann, on the other, the brilliant originality of Gray and Legrain. Alastair Duncan introduces us to the work of over eighty architects, furniture makers and interior designers. The colour and monochrome photographs - almost all of them specially commissioned for this book - form a valuable portfolio of Art Deco furniture which should be of special value to those seeking comprehensive information about a design movement which has proved of lasting appeal both to collectors and to the general public.


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    Title
    Art Deco Furniture
    Subtitle
    The French Designers
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Alastair Duncan
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 226 mm
    Height: 262 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 816 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780500276600
    ISBN 10: 0500276609
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T General Subject: 140
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ANT
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.9
    BIC subject category V2: ACVY, ACXD3
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: B
    Ingram Subject Code: AT
    BIC subject category V2: WCL
    Libri: I-AT
    BIC subject category V2: AFT
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25890
    BISAC V2.8: BIO000000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: ART015100
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: DES006000
    DC20: 749.24
    DC22: 749.24
    LC classification: NK2549 .D86 1992
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: NK2549.D86
    Thema V1.0: AGA, AFT, WCL
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Illustrations note
    312 illustrations, 68 in colour
    Publisher
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Imprint name
    Thames & Hudson Ltd
    Publication date
    17 June 1997
    Publication City/Country
    London