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Louis XIV and Regence by Seymour de Ricci, First Edition

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Louis XIV and Regence furniture and decoration by Seymour de Ricci, New York: William Helburn Inc., 1929. First English edition hardcover with no dust jacket as issued. A remarkable book on Louis XIV and Regence furniture and decorative arts that is profusely illustrated with black and white photography. It describes the influences of the French monarchy, starting with Louis XIII, with the building of vast palaces and assembling artist and craftsman working for the crown. Louis XIV and his ministers created a homogeneous style of architecture, sculpture, painting and the decorative arts. The book includes designs of panels and friezes, murals, architectural detailing, furniture and decorative accessories. Still a Classic. NPT Books, a division of N.P. Trent Antiques, has a large collection of used and out of print books on art, architecture, decoration and antiques with a focus on 1st editions, signed and limited editions.

Details

  • Creator
    Seymour de Ricci (Author)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 11.75 in. (29.85 cm)Width: 9.25 in. (23.5 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1929
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. cover shows very small signs of age/owner's stamp.
  • Seller Location
    valatie, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: NP-595-1st1stDibs: LU260518641293

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