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ix + 168pp + 288 plates. 1st ed., very fine in very fine original slightly marked grey cloth. A classic work on furniture restoration and how to detect it. N° de ref. de la librería CESCINSK016784
Título: The Gentle Art of Faking Furniture.
Editorial: Chapman & Hall, London, 1931
Edición: 1st Edition
Descripción London: Eyre & Spottiswoode :, 1969. 168pp., 293 b&w plates. Small 4to. First edition published in 1931. A 2nd edition, bound in brown cloth with gilt titling along spine, spine slightly sunned. Bedevelled edges, portrait frontispiece, well illustrated. A classic reference with instructions on how to recognise fake from genuine antiques. Includes a chapter each on furniture of the Hepplewhite School and Chippendale and Sheraton Schools. Signs of wear to spine. Nº de ref. de la librería 633