Charles Rohlfs

Charles Rohlfs

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Charles Rohlfs (1853 - June 30, 1936), was an American actor, artist and designer of furniture. Rohlfs is a representative of the Arts and Crafts Movement, and is most famous for his skill as a furniture maker.Rohlfs began designing furniture soon after his marriage in 1884 to crime novelist Anna Katharine Green. Before allowing the marriage, his father-in-law, a lawyer, demanded Rohlfs give up acting. Rohlfs then began designing furniture and found worldwide recognition. After an exhibition in Turin in 1902, Rohlfs was given membership to the Royal Society of Arts in London and was commissioned to produce furniture for Buckingham Palace, London. He died in Buffalo, New York.show more

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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • Claud Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136707373
  • 9786136707372