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Early Texas furniture and decorative arts

Cecilia Steinfeldt

Early Texas furniture and decorative arts

by Cecilia Steinfeldt

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Published by Published for the San Antonio Museum Association by Trinity University Press in San Antonio] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.,
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- Exhibitions.,
    • Furniture -- Texas.,
    • Decorative arts -- Texas -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Witte Memorial Museum, San Antonio, June 16-Dec. 31, 1973.

      Statement[by Cecilia Steinfeldt and Donald Stover.
      ContributionsStover, Donald., Witte Memorial Museum.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2435.T4 S83
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 263 p.
      Number of Pages263
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5432887M
      LC Control Number73080125

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31, Early Texas furniture and decorative arts by Cecilia Steinfeldt,Published for the San Antonio Museum Association by Trinity University Press edition, in English Early Texas furniture and decorative arts ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: The art of furniture making flourished in Texas during the mid-nineteenth century.

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Warren to research early Texas furniture and its makers. His articles on American Decorative Arts have been published in Art at Auction, Auction Magazine, Architectural Digest and The Clarion. A major essay entitled, “The Regional Schools of Early American Furniture”, appeared in the book, Art at Auction, London, The Arts and Crafts movement was an international trend in the decorative and fine arts that developed earliest and most fully in the British Isles and subsequently spread across the British Empire and to the rest of Europe and America.

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