skip to content
Bespoke : furniture from 101 international artists Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Bespoke : furniture from 101 international artists

Author: E Ashley Rooney; Gary Inman; Thomas Throop; Lewis Wexler
Publisher: Atglen, PA : Schiffer Publishing, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"A reaction to the disposable, mass produced furniture born of the Industrial Revolution, custom designed studio and bespoke furniture has been around for many decades. Those who appreciate handcrafted excellence find this furniture adds richness and texture to interior design. This is substantial furniture that provides a satisfying visual and tactile impact. The experienced artisans who produce these useful works  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Catalogs
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E Ashley Rooney; Gary Inman; Thomas Throop; Lewis Wexler
ISBN: 9780764342264 0764342266
OCLC Number: 794367194
Description: 224 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 31 cm
Contents: Foreword: "The Life of a Piece" / Thomas Throop --
Introduction: "The Bespoke Design Process" / Gary Inman --
New England --
Mid-Atlantic States --
The South --
The Midwest --
The West --
The Far West --
International --
Afterword: "The Pendulum Shift: A Renewed Passion for the Handcrafted: As Seen Through the Eyes of a Gallerist" / Lewis Wexler.
Other Titles: Furniture from 101 international artists
Responsibility: E. Ashley Rooney with contributions by Gary Inman, Thomas Throop, & Lewis Wexler.

Abstract:

"A reaction to the disposable, mass produced furniture born of the Industrial Revolution, custom designed studio and bespoke furniture has been around for many decades. Those who appreciate handcrafted excellence find this furniture adds richness and texture to interior design. This is substantial furniture that provides a satisfying visual and tactile impact. The experienced artisans who produce these useful works of art add handcrafted beauty to every piece. One hundred one artisans' works are presented here from throughout the United States and around the world. Over 640 brilliant colour photos reveal the unique and useful art objects each artisan creates to the readers. The engrossing text introduces readers to each of the artisans and their intentions. Readers will also find contact information for the artisans, their studios, and galleries"--Jacket.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/794367194>
library:oclcnum"794367194"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/794367194>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2012"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2012"
schema:description"Foreword: "The Life of a Piece" / Thomas Throop -- Introduction: "The Bespoke Design Process" / Gary Inman -- New England -- Mid-Atlantic States -- The South -- The Midwest -- The West -- The Far West -- International -- Afterword: "The Pendulum Shift: A Renewed Passion for the Handcrafted: As Seen Through the Eyes of a Gallerist" / Lewis Wexler."@en
schema:description""A reaction to the disposable, mass produced furniture born of the Industrial Revolution, custom designed studio and bespoke furniture has been around for many decades. Those who appreciate handcrafted excellence find this furniture adds richness and texture to interior design. This is substantial furniture that provides a satisfying visual and tactile impact. The experienced artisans who produce these useful works of art add handcrafted beauty to every piece. One hundred one artisans' works are presented here from throughout the United States and around the world. Over 640 brilliant colour photos reveal the unique and useful art objects each artisan creates to the readers. The engrossing text introduces readers to each of the artisans and their intentions. Readers will also find contact information for the artisans, their studios, and galleries"--Jacket."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1356645172>
schema:genre"Catalogs"@en
schema:genre"Catalogs."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Bespoke : furniture from 101 international artists"@en
schema:name"Furniture from 101 international artists"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.