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American Furniture 1998
Luke Beckerdite, ed.



American Furniture Annual

Chipstone
1998 • 316 pp. 307 illus. (67 color). 6 figs. End-paper illus. 8 1/2 x 11"
Furniture / Decorative Arts & Material Culture

$60.00 Paperback, 978-0-87451-892-4



An annual publication forging a link between social history, American studies, and the decorative arts.

This volume features articles on late Baroque Boston seating furniture, Germanic influence on furniture early nineteenth-century design in Philadelphia, Randolph chairs, the Christian M. Nestell drawing book, the inlaid cherry furniture of Nathan Lombard, the Waldo family joined great chair, "Tinkham" chairs, as well as book reviews and bibliography of new books in the field.

Forthcoming issues of Chipstone's American Furniture and Ceramics in America annuals are also available at reduced prices by subscription.

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“American Furniture has energized the field, inspiring scholars to publish their research and insights. It provides not only for the scholarly community but for all interested parties, the latest thinking on the subjects.”—Peter M. Kenny, Associate Curator and Administrator of the American Wing, The Metropolitan Museum of Art



LUKE BECKERDITE is the former Executive Director of the Chipstone Foundation http://www.chipstone.org/. He was previously an antique dealer and consultant and a research associate at the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts. Luke Beckerdite is currently a decorative arts consultant living in Williamsburg, Virginia.



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