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Ancient & modern furniture and woodwork in the South Kensington Museum

Pollen, John Hungerford

Ancient & modern furniture and woodwork in the South Kensington Museum

by Pollen, John Hungerford

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Published by Published for the Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementdescribed with an introduction by John Hungerford Pollen.
ContributionsSouth Kensington Museum. Committee of Council on Education. Science and Art Department.
The Physical Object
Paginationccxlix, 413p., (16) leaves of plates :
Number of Pages413
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22194718M

the service of the overseas missions, –”, p Ancient and Modern Furniture and Woodwork in the South Kensington Museum edited by South Kensington Eames Fiberglass Armchair (1, words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article. Chapter I. Ancient Furniture. Biblical References: Solomon's House and Temple—Palace of Ahashuerus. Assyrian Furniture: Nimrod's Palace—Mr. George Smith quoted. Egyptian Furniture: Specimens in the British Museum—the Workman's Stool—various articles of Domestic Furniture—Dr. Birch quoted. Greek Furniture: The Bas Reliefs in the British Museum—the Chest of Cypselus—Laws and.

  The book includes photographic surveys of Danish Modern furniture in homes across the Unites States; a market guide with tips, facts and resources that includes discussions of veneer vs. solid wood, places to find Danish Modern furniture, and a guide to caring for it; /5(30).   Ancient and modern furniture and woodwork in the South Kensington Museum. London: published for the Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education by Chapman and Hall, With an introduction by John Hungerford Pollen. Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby , lot (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for.

The celebrated chair of Dagobert (illustrated on p. 21), now in the Louvre, and of which there is a cast in the South Kensington Museum, dates from some years before Charlemagne, and is probably the only specimen of furniture belonging to this period which has been handed down to us. About this Item: The Connoisseur London, 11"x8¾" (28xcm). Second impression. Study of the first examples of furniture in Egypt and Mesopotamia, the development of furniture in Egypt, the Near East and the Aegean down to the Classical era, and the continuing influence of these early pieces on furniture design; with appendices including ancient furniture-making techniques, materials.


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Ancient & modern furniture and woodwork in the South Kensington Museum by Pollen, John Hungerford Download PDF EPUB FB2

Of this fine renaissance period there are so many examples in the South Kensington collection, and some of them of such excellence, that the student need scarcely have occasion to travel [pg 69] beyond the limits of that museum to illustrate the quattrocento and cinquecento furniture and woodwork.

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London: Published for the Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education by Chapman and Hall, Greek furniture. Ancient Greek furniture was typically constructed out of wood, though it might also be made of stone or metal, such as bronze, iron, gold and silver. Little wood survives from ancient Greece, though varieties mentioned in texts concerning Greece and Rome include maple, oak, beech, yew, and willow.

Pieces were assembled using mortise-and-tenon joinery, held together with. Ancient And Modern Furniture And Woodwork; Issue 3 Of South Kensington Museum Art Handbooks John Hungerford Pollen Published for the Committee on Council on education, by Scribner, Welford, and Armstrong, Crafts & Hobbies; Woodwork; Crafts & Hobbies / Woodwork; Furniture; House & Home / Woodworking; WoodworkAuthor: John Hungerford Pollen.

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It was founded in and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. The V&A is located in the Brompton district of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, in Location: Cromwell Road, Kensington &.

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Mallet: An introduction to the Period styles of England and France - H. Cole: Ancient and modern furniture and woodwork in the South Kensington Museum - J Pollen Antique furniture. Employed in the South Kensingto Museum's Science and Art Department -- also known as a skilled lecturer on the history of furniture -- Pollen authored several books, including the frequently cited Ancient and Modern furniture and woodwork, New York, Published for the Committee on Council on Education, by Scribner, Welford, and Armstrong, Ancient and Modern Furniture and Woodwork in the South Kensington Museum (English, Hardback) John Hungerford Pollen, South Kensington Museum Currently Unavailable Why is.

Ancient and Modern Furniture and Woodwork in the South Kensington Museum (Paperback) This book offers readers a reference not only for its detailed patterns, but for its tips, techniques, expert step-by-step instructions and crisp photos that help them master the projects featured or to spur their own creativity.

Ancient and Modern. Advanced Projects in Woodwork PDF 4 mb: Amateur Joinery in the Home PDF 4 mb: Ancient and Modern Furniture and Woodwork in the South Kensington Museum PDF 17 mb: Beginning Woodwork at Home and in School PDF 3 mb: Bench Work in Wood PDF 7 mb: Bench Work in Wood PDF 11 mb: Berlin Course of Easy Wood Work   London, South Kensington Museum: Ancient and Modern Furniture & Woodwork in the South Kensington Museum, described with an introduction by John Hungerford Pollen, (London, ), p Coffer, panel.

Carved wood; the front of a coffer; in the centre is a shield of arms, surrounded by a wreath of oak-leaves and acorns; on each side is a griffin. PERSIAN WOODWORK: Collection of Objets d'Art formed by Gen.

Murdoch Smith, R.E.—- Industrial Arts of the Persians—Arab influence—South Kensington specimens. SARACENIC WOODWORK: Oriental customs—Specimens in the South Kensington Museum of Arab Work—M.

d'Aveune's Work. Chapter VI. English, Book, Musical instruments / by Carl Engel. Gold and silver smiths' work / by John Hungerford Pollen. Ancient and modern furniture and woodwork / byJohn Hungerford Pollen. are reprints of the dissertations prefixed to the large catalogues of the chief divisions of works of art in the Museum at South Kensington.

Language. London, South Kensington Museum: Ancient and Modern Furniture & Woodwork in the South Kensington Museum, described with an introduction by John Hungerford Pollen (London, ), p.

FRAME. Tortoise shell or horn and stained wood.Pollen in Ancient and Modern Furniture and Woodwork in the South Kensington Museum (now the Victoria and Albert Museum), introduction, p.mentions that Sir Samuel Morland built a fine room at Vauxhall inthe inside all of looking-glass; whilst the house of Nell Gwynne in Pall Mall had the back room on the ground floor entirely lined.