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Edinburgh cabinet and chairmakers" books of prices 1805-1825

Edinburgh cabinet and chairmakers" books of prices 1805-1825

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Published by Kirk Wynd Press in Cupar .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith a new introduction by David Jones.
ContributionsJones, David, 1959-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18560608M

Find great local deals on new & second-hand books for sale in Edinburgh Shop hassle-free with Gumtree, your local buying & selling community. The Cabinet-makers' Leeds book of prices, and designs of cabinet work calculated for the convenience of cabinet makers in general, whereby the price of executing any piece of work, may be easily found: illustrated with twenty-nine copper-plates, containing above two hundred various designs, intended as a guide towards the prices, for which reason they have no plates of the more common work.

The Edinburgh Cabinet Library was a series of 38 books, mostly geographical, published from to , and edited by Dionysius Lardner. The original price was 5 shillings for a volume; a later reissue of 30 of the volumes was at half that price. The publishers were Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh, and Simpkin & Marshall in London. English Chairmakers Listed in General and Trade Directories, The Victoria and Albert Museum's Collection of Metal-Work Pattern Books: Geoffrey Beard: Babel's 'A New Book of Ornaments', Notes from New York Alison Kelly Furnishings from the Coade Factory in Lambeth Christopher Hutchinson The Leeds Cabinet and Chair-makers.

6. Christian Aid Book Sale, St Andrew’s and St George’s West Church. This one is definitely cheating, but unapologetically so. I’ve got hundreds of books in my house, and I’m convinced. 25% of hammer price up to and including £, 20% of hammer price from £, to £1,, 12% of hammer price in excess of £1,, b. [ARR] denotes a lot where Artist's Resale Right or Droite de Suite royalty charges may be applicable to the Lot.


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Edinburgh cabinet and chairmakers" books of prices 1805-1825 Download PDF EPUB FB2

OCLC Number: Description: 1 volume (various pagings): illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm: Contents: The Edinburgh book of prices for manufacturing cabinet work, --The Edinburgh book of prices for manufacturing cabinet work, --The Edinburgh book of prices for manufacturing cabinet work, --Supplement to the Edinburgh book of prices for manufacturing cabinet work.

Buy The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers' Books of Prices First Edition by Jones, David (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : David Jones. David Jones, ed., The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers' Books of Prices * Cupar, Scotland: Kirk Wynd Press, pp., 1 1 color pls., 74 b/w ills., gloss.

£ The identification of furniture as "Scottish" has too often signified "vernacular" or "provincial." In the past, pieces of evidently superior quality have frequently been.

Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center. SUBSCRIBE. LOG IN SEARCH. Search in: Advanced West 86th: A Journal of Decorative Arts, Design History, and Material Culture. in the book. Because the repertoire of the Edinburgh cabinet maker included certain items and specifications which were particularly common to Scotland, a separate price book was a necessity.

The Edinburgh Book of Prices (Smellie, ) was the first of a succession of price books. The Philadelphia cabinet & chair-makers' book of prices.: Instituted March 4th, The Edinburgh cabinet and chair makers' books of prices / [edited] with a new introduction by David Jones.

Published. The Edinburgh chair-makers' book of prices: Arranged by a committee of journeymen chair-makers appointed by the Society.

Books set in Edinburgh Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers' Book of Prices £ ($). Footnotes. The gothic end detail is identified as a characteristic of Edinburgh-made furniture by David Jones in his introduction to The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers' Book of Prices A circular card table made by Young, Trotter amd Hamilton for the Levee Room of the apartments of the exiled Comte d'Artois in Holyrood Palace with the same distinctive inlay is illustrated p The Preston Cabinet and Chair-Makers Book of Prices (), A Re-print of the Chair-Making Specifications The Whitehaven Book of Prices () A Select Bibliography of Books and Articles on Furniture, Published between July and JuneIvan Sparkes.

Cabinet and Chair Makers’ Books of Prices have been a major focus of this effort and price books for Glasgow and Whitehaven have now been reproduced in complete form. Excerpts from the chair makers’ part of the Norwich Cabinet and Chairs Makers’ Book of Prices were reprinted in Regional Furniture volume II ().

The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers' Books of Prices by David Jones, Kirk Wynd Press edition, in English. In the manner of William Trotter Decorated overall with typical chinoiserie scenes, the octagonal hinged lid enclosing a detachable lead-lined interior, with gilt brass carrying side handles, on an associated ebonised base, cm wide, cm deep, 65cm high (" wide, " deep, " high).

A SCOTTISH REGENCY MAHOGANY SIDEBOARD BY WILLIAM COCKBURN, CIRCA With a raised superstructure centered by a tablet and flanked by sliding panels with bowed ends fitted with drawers, the frieze with central tablet drawer flanked by frieze drawers and deep, curved bottle drawers between gothic arched beaded panels on turned and reeded tapering legs with claw feet, the handles.

is operated by BiblioQuest International Pty Ltd, an Australian-owned and operated company and the region's leading book search service since Order online or by phone AUS NZL INT +61 2   David Jones will be giving a Brown Bag Lunch presentation on Thursday April 7,from 12 to pm, at Bard Graduate Center in New York City.

His talk is entitled “Scotch Myths: The. Such tables were being made in Scotland at least fifty years earlier, however, in the Edinburgh workshop of Alexander Peter (active –), where they are described as “square mahogany tables, one leaf”; see David Jones, The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers’ Books of Prices – (Kirk Wynd Press, Cupar [Scotland], ), p.

ENGLISH FURNITURE REFERENCE BOOKS (15)David Jones, 'The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers Book of. In The Summer Country House Sale.

Price realised. Estimate. Follow lot. A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST CIRCAPOSSIBLY SCOTTISH With concave front and sides, the shaped rectangular crosbanded top above four long graduated drawers, with canted sycamore-inlaid angles and shaped bracket feet, the handles replaced, the backboards possibly replaced.

Find Rare & Secondhand Books near Edinburgh, get reviews, directions, opening hours and payment details. Search for Rare & Secondhand Books and other. InJones published The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers’ Books of Prices, (Kirk Wynd Press), a fundamental source for the study of early nineteenth century furniture in Britain.History Books by Edinburgh University Press - American, Scottish and Islamic History and Society.JULIET KINCHIN David Jones, ed., The Edinburgh Cabinet and Chair Makers' Books of Prices KATHERINE S.

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