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2 edition of Victorian, Edwardian and later furniture found in the catalog.

Victorian, Edwardian and later furniture

Victorian, Edwardian and later furniture

which will be sold by auction by Sotheby Parke Bernet ...at 34 & 35 New Bond Street, London, Friday, 8th October 1982.

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Published by Sotheby Parke Bernet in London .
Written in English


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Sale catalogue.

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Open LibraryOL14197541M

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Photography historian Alison Gernsheim first studied Victorian and Edwardian fashion in order to be able to date photographs in her collection. Of course the photos soon proved to be the best of all fashion plates — authentic, detailed, as decorative and charming as top fashion illustration/5(61).

This is a very good resource for those interested in late 19th century British furniture and decor, however it should be noted this title is a reprint of Abbeville Press's () "Victorian and Edwardian Decor: From the Gothic Revival to Art Nouveau"/5(5).

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Mahogany is a popular wood found in Edwardian styles, and lighter materials such as wicker and. Antique Victorian Furniture is a style of furniture named after England’s Queen Victoria, who reigned from – As Britain increased with wealth the numbers of middle class homes rose, causing an enormous increase in furniture production.

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A commode is a low chest-of-drawers but later became a term for bedroom cupboards to store the porcelain potty. The Edwardian era or Edwardian period of British history spanned the reign of King Edward VII, toand is sometimes extended to the start of the First World death of Queen Victoria in January marked the end of the Victorian son and successor, Edward VII, was already the leader of a fashionable elite that set a style influenced by the art and fashions of Followed by: First World War.

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