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Measured Drawings of Early American Furniture
Language: en
Pages: 81
Authors: Burl Neff Osburn, Bernice B. Osburn
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1974-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Construct 29 classic pieces from 150 detailed, measured drawings and photographs. Styles range from early American primitive to relatively sophisticated late 18th- and early 19th-century trends. Chosen pieces represent the work of such masters as Duncan Phyfe, William Savery, John Elliot, Hepplewhite, Goddard, and Sheraton. 32 photos.
Measured Drawings of Eighteenth Century American Furniture
Language: en
Pages: 67
Authors: Ejner Handberg
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-06-01 - Publisher: Countryman Press

Presents plans for the construction of reproductions of chests, desks, chairs, dining tables, and other articles of early American furniture
Construction of American Furniture Treasures
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Lester Margon
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975 - Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

Provides complete instructions for reproducing chests, cupboards, tables, chairs, desks, sofas, breakfronts, highboys, and lowboys by famous early American cabinetmakers
Masterpieces of American Furniture, 1620-1840
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Lester Margon
Categories: Furniture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher: New York : Architectural Book Publishing Company

Books about Masterpieces of American Furniture, 1620-1840
Making Authentic Country Furniture
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: John Gerald Shea
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Extensively researched, profusely illustrated book explores principal elementary antique country furniture designs used in North America over the past 400 years — with English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, French, Dutch, German, Spanish and Norwegian influences represented. 95 measured drawings for constructing candlestand, pedestal table, rocker, corner cupboard, cradle, armoire, many more.