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Adam and Hepplewhite and other neo-classical furniture.

Clifford Musgrave

Adam and Hepplewhite and other neo-classical furniture.

by Clifford Musgrave

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Adam, Robert, 1728-1792.,
    • Hepplewhite, George, d. 1786.,
    • Furniture, Neoclassical -- England.,
    • Furniture -- England -- History -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 175-178.

      SeriesFaber Monographs on furniture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2542.A3 M8 1966a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination223 p.
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6015118M
      LC Control Number66072245
      OCLC/WorldCa1508060

        Robert Adam Architect – The Neoclassical Style at Harewood. the standard Georgian interior is a formulae whereby all of the elements of the house are directly related to each other and to the scale of the human figure. This proportion is pleasing not only to the senses, but also to the eye, and it is why Georgian style residences achieved. By , the neo-classical style was the most popular furniture style in Britain. Its celebrated designers were Robert Adam, George Hepplewhite, and Thomas Sheraton. Neo classical mirror by R Adam, (V&A).

      He was the founding Honorary Secretary of Brighton's Regency Society, and the author of books including Life in Brighton, Royal Pavilion, Regency Furniture. , Adam and Hepplewhite and other Neo-Classical Furniture and Queen Mary's Dolls' House. Buy Other Pre-Victorian Furniture (Pre) and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! Book: M HARRIS & SONS ANTIQUE FURNITURE. Fully Illustrated. Hardback. £ £ postage. or Best Offer. ADAM & HEPPLEWHITE & Other NEO-CLASSICAL FURNITURE: Clifford Musgrave HB 1st Ed. £ Style: Georgian. £ postage.

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Adam and Hepplewhite and other neo-classical furniture by Clifford Musgrave Download PDF EPUB FB2

"This is the most comprehensive work on the neo-classical furniture of the Adam and Hepplewhite periods to be published for many years. Mr Musgrave has himself made furniture, and his chapters on materials and processes, and on the various woods used, make his book invaluable to restorers and decorators as well as to historians of style and.

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Adam and Hepplewhite and other neo-classical furniture. New York, Taplinger Pub. [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Robert Adam; George Hepplewhite; Robert Adam; George Hepplewhite: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Clifford Musgrave.

Get this from a library. Adam and Hepplewhite and other neo-classical furniture. [Clifford Musgrave]. Inspired by Adam, Englishmen George Hepplewhite and Thomas Sheraton both impacted American furniture craft with their interpretations of Neoclassical style.

Hepplewhite’s "Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Guide" was published posthumously by his widow in Sheraton published the "Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Drawing Book" in George Hepplewhite (died ) was an English furniture designer whose name has become synonymous with grace and elegance.

His work was instrumental in disseminating the neoclassic style of Robert Adam. Little is known of George Hepplewhite's life. He was an apprentice with the firm of Gillow in Lancaster and then moved to London, where by he was.

George Hepplewhite, (diedLondon), English cabinetmaker and furniture designer whose name is associated with a graceful style of Neoclassicism, a movement he helped to formulate in the decorative arts. Little is known of Hepplewhite’s life except that he was apprenticed to the English furniture maker Robert Gillow of Lancaster, went to London, and opened a shop there.

George Hepplewhite >George Hepplewhite (died ) was an English furniture designer whose name >has become synonymous with grace and elegance. His work was instrumental in >disseminating the neoclassic style of Robert Adam [1].

Little is. Hepplewhite style often overlaps with that of British designer Thomas Sheraton, whose guidebook, like Hepplewhite's, documented popular furniture designs of the day.

The slightly older Hepplewhite style tends to be more ornate, with substantial carving and curvilinear shapes in comparison to Sheraton : Troy Segal. In the book “Adam & Hepplewhite’s Furniture”, by Clifford Musgrave, Musgrave writes: “The Neo-Classical style was now to pass from the aristocratic into the democratic sphere with the publication of the designs of George Hepplewhite in his Cabinet Maker and Upholsterers Guide inwhich demonstrated for us all to see, that the style.

Musgrave explores the Adam revolution, the dissemination, craftsmen, types of furniture and the materials and processes involved. The Adam brothers started a revolution in fashion between and and George Hepplewhite was a cabinetmaker and is regarded as on of the "big three" English furniture maker.

The Adam style (or Adamesque and "Style of the Brothers Adam") is an 18th-century neoclassical style of interior design and architecture, as practised by the three Scottish brothers Robert Adam (–), James Adam (–) and William Adam, of whom Robert and James were the most widely known.

The Adam brothers advocated an integrated style for architecture and. Nov 9, - Explore margit_sydow's board "Chippendale | Hepplewhite | Sheraton | Adam" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Antique furniture, Furniture and Georgian furniture pins.

Recommended for general background are Ralph Fastnedge, English Furniture Styles from to (); Peter Ward-Jackson, English Furniture Designs of the Eighteenth Century (); and Clifford Musgrave, Regency Furniture, () and Adam and Hepplewhite and Other Neo-classical Furniture (). Additional Sources.

The spread of t he new style also helped the publications of Robert Adam’s The Ruins of the Palace of Diocletian (), George Hepplewhite’s The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Drawing-Book (), and Thomas Sheraton’s The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Drawing Book.

Robert Adam’s work abandoned the existing heavily carved. The style and designs of Adam influenced many contemporary designers. Most famous of them was George Hepplewhite. He in published a pattern book “Cabinet-makers and Upholsterer's Guide” largely based on Adam's design but in simplified way, more suited to the needs of everyday craftsmen.

The book Adam & Hepplewhite Furniture by Clifford Musgrave says this “The neo-classical style was now to pass from the aristocratic into the democratic sphere with the publication of the designs of George Hepplewhite in his Cabinet Maker and Upholsterer’s Guide inwhich demonstrated, for all to see, that the style of Robert Adam could.

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Books are packed well to protect in post. Furniture - Furniture - 18th century: the Neoclassical style: The Neoclassical style, sometimes called Louis Seize, or Louis XVI, began in the s. Tiring of the Rococo style, craftsmen of the 18th century turned for inspiration to Classical art.

The movement was stimulated by archaeological discoveries, by travel in Italy, Greece, and the Middle East, and by the. A number of English furniture makers adopted Adam’s neo-classical style during the late ’s. Two of the best known, George Hepplewhite and Thomas Sheraton, prepared design books that popularised the style.

The furniture made according to. Hepplewhite, George (hĕp`əlhwīt), d.English cabinetmaker and furniture style is characterized by light, curvilinear forms, painted or inlaid decoration, and distinctive details such as slender tapering legs (plain, fluted, or reeded) and the spade foot.furniture but could also be seen on skirting boards, doors or other small areas.

Airy light colors prevailed but vibrant contrasting colors to the pale timber could also be seen. Soft simple natural fabrics were used for drapery. Understated neo classical .Get the best deals on Georgian Antique Furniture. Shop with Afterpay on eligible items. Free delivery and returns on eBay Plus items for Plus members.

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