Brackett, Oliver

Thomas Chippendale. A study of his life, work and influence.

London, Hodder & Stoughton nd (c1925).

Reference: 06032
Price: £30 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. xiii+(1)+281+(1)pp, photo frontis, 76 plates included in pagination, several woodcut text ills. Publisher’s cloth, gilt. Hinges slightly weak. Some pencil marks.

An account of Chippendale’s life, career and the social context in which he worked, based on what was known about him at the time. Although the text is now outdated, the plates illustrate a number of significant Chippendale or Chippendale-related items of furniture in public and private collections.

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