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Shaker design

Jean M. Burks

Shaker design

out of this world

by Jean M. Burks

  • 181 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shaker decorative arts,
  • Decorative arts -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Shakers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-242) and index.

    StatementJean M. Burks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK807 .B84 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 245 p. :
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21040685M
    ISBN 109780300137286
    LC Control Number2007051415

    The simple yet striking lines of Shaker design grace much of the furniture we see in high-end department stores, and beautiful examples of it adorn the pages of Architectural Digest and House Beautiful. How did this style evolve from its origins in a humble, small religious community to the international design phenomenon it is today? This illustrated study explores the .


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