{"id":856424775716,"title":"How To Date Furniture - An Easy Reference Guide","handle":"how-to-date-furniture-an-easy-reference-guide","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eDo you love antique shows on TV? Would you like to know more about the furniture you see in antique shops and country houses? Then this book is for you. \u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThis \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cb\u003eillustrated, easy reference guide\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e is packed with all the information you need to help you date English furniture and bring its history to life.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe book looks at many different furniture types, showing how form, style and the types of wood used changed from the Tudor period through to the Art Deco years of the 1930s. It \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cb\u003ehighlights key details, what to look for when dating furniture, and introduces significant furniture designers and their importance\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e. There's also a look at how changes in English society and fashion resulted in the introduction of specific pieces.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eTrevor Yorke is an artist and author. His work includes numerous related books, including \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHow To Date Buildings\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e, \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eGeorgian \u0026amp; Regency Houses Explained\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e and \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHow To Attack A Castle – And How To Defend It\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eCONTENTS\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eIntroduction\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e1. English Furniture: a Brief History\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e2. Chairs: Dining Chairs, Armchairs, Sofas \u0026amp; Settees\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e3. Tables: Dining Tables, Occasional Tables \u0026amp; Games Tables\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e4. Desks: Bureaux, Writing Tables \u0026amp; Secretaires\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e5. Chests: Chests of Drawers, Coffers and Tallboys \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e6. Cabinets: Cupboards, Bookcases \u0026amp; Sideboards \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e7. Beds: Four-posters, Presses  Wardrobes \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e8. Miscellaneous: Clocks, Mirrors, Trolleys, Overmantels \u0026amp; Screens \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e9. Reproductions \u0026amp; Fakes \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eGlossary\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA5 (softcover) 64 pages\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAuthor: Trevor Yorke\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eISBN 9781846743764\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003chr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eLooking for more books like this? 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Would you like to know more about the furniture you see in antique shops and country houses? Then this book is for you. \u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThis \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cb\u003eillustrated, easy reference guide\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e is packed with all the information you need to help you date English furniture and bring its history to life.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eThe book looks at many different furniture types, showing how form, style and the types of wood used changed from the Tudor period through to the Art Deco years of the 1930s. It \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cb\u003ehighlights key details, what to look for when dating furniture, and introduces significant furniture designers and their importance\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e. There's also a look at how changes in English society and fashion resulted in the introduction of specific pieces.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eTrevor Yorke is an artist and author. His work includes numerous related books, including \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHow To Date Buildings\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e, \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eGeorgian \u0026amp; Regency Houses Explained\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e and \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eHow To Attack A Castle – And How To Defend It\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cb\u003eCONTENTS\u003c\/b\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eIntroduction\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e1. English Furniture: a Brief History\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e2. Chairs: Dining Chairs, Armchairs, Sofas \u0026amp; Settees\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e3. Tables: Dining Tables, Occasional Tables \u0026amp; Games Tables\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e4. Desks: Bureaux, Writing Tables \u0026amp; Secretaires\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e5. Chests: Chests of Drawers, Coffers and Tallboys \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e6. Cabinets: Cupboards, Bookcases \u0026amp; Sideboards \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e7. Beds: Four-posters, Presses  Wardrobes \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e8. Miscellaneous: Clocks, Mirrors, Trolleys, Overmantels \u0026amp; Screens \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e9. Reproductions \u0026amp; Fakes \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-weight: 400;\"\u003eGlossary\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA5 (softcover) 64 pages\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAuthor: Trevor Yorke\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eISBN 9781846743764\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003chr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eLooking for more books like this? 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Do you love antique shows on TV? Would you like to know more about the furniture you see in antique shops and country houses? Then this book is for you. 

This illustrated, easy reference guide is packed with all the information you need to help you date English furniture and bring its history to life.

The book looks at many different furniture types, showing how form, style and the types of wood used changed from the Tudor period through to the Art Deco years of the 1930s. It highlights key details, what to look for when dating furniture, and introduces significant furniture designers and their importance. There's also a look at how changes in English society and fashion resulted in the introduction of specific pieces.

Trevor Yorke is an artist and author. His work includes numerous related books, including How To Date Buildings, Georgian & Regency Houses Explained and How To Attack A Castle – And How To Defend It.

CONTENTS

  • Introduction
  • 1. English Furniture: a Brief History
  • 2. Chairs: Dining Chairs, Armchairs, Sofas & Settees
  • 3. Tables: Dining Tables, Occasional Tables & Games Tables
  • 4. Desks: Bureaux, Writing Tables & Secretaires
  • 5. Chests: Chests of Drawers, Coffers and Tallboys 
  • 6. Cabinets: Cupboards, Bookcases & Sideboards 
  • 7. Beds: Four-posters, Presses  Wardrobes 
  • 8. Miscellaneous: Clocks, Mirrors, Trolleys, Overmantels & Screens 
  • 9. Reproductions & Fakes 
  • Glossary

A5 (softcover) 64 pages

Author: Trevor Yorke

ISBN 9781846743764

 


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