Antiques in Interior Design, Decorating
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Directory: Traditional Collectibles: Books: References: Antiques: Pre 1980: Item # 41538
Mark Bassett (aka 'potterybooks')
Author of Understanding Roseville Pottery
P.O. Box 771233, Lakewood, OH 44107
|Henry Lionel Williams and Ottalie K. Williams are authors of this classic reference book ANTIQUES IN INTERIOR DESIGN (1966, A.S. Barnes). This hardback (with chipped, stained dj) is 11.25" x 10.25" and 387 pages. Features 445 black and white photographs to illustrate various room settings. Detailed, conversational text. Arranged in two parts. Part I focuses on individual rooms, such as the Drawing Room, the Living Room, the Dining Room, the Entrance Hall, the Bedroom, Decoration of Kitchens, etc. Part II discusses Windows as Decorative Features, Furnishing the Walls, Furnishing the Floors, Lighting the Interiors, Fireplace and Mantel, and Antiques, Reproductions and Modern Furniture. Book emphasizes classic early American furniture--Chippendale, Hepplewhite, Sheraton, and others. Also includes a glossary and a detailed index.|