Biedermeier furniture. Translated and edited by Simon Jervis.
London, Faber & Faber 1974.
4to. 115+(1)pp, colour photo frontis, 115 photo ills on plates. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper.
An authoritative source for this influential early nineteenth century stylistic phenomenon, exploring the origins and vocabulary of Biedermeier furniture and its variations throughout Germany. Himmelheber was curator of furniture at the Bayerisches Nationalmuseum.