This study of Phyfe's work was published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York N.Y., Dec. 20, 2011-May 6, 2012 and at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, Tex., June 20- Sept. 11, 2012. Includes bibliographical references and an index.
A history of 18th- and early 19th-century furniture made in Pennsylvania. Issued in connection with an exhibition held in 2011 at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum. Includes bibliographical references and an index.
Published in conjunction with the exhibition "The Maker’s Hand: American Studio Furniture, 1940-1999," organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, in collaboration with The Furniture Society, from November 12, 2003, to February 8, 2004. Includes bibliographical references and an index.
This guide was published on the occasion of an exhibition organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, in collaboration with the High Museum of Art, Atlanta. Includes bibliographical references and an index.
A scholarly history of Shaker furniture, with detailed biographies of 27 furnituremakers working between the 1830s and 1860s. Specialized bibliography in the notes and a selected bibliography at the end of the volume.
A collector's guide to determining the authenticity of American furniture from early colonial times to around 1830. Includes many photographs and drawings of construction details. With a general bibliography as well as additional bibliographical references in the notes.
A well-illustrated history of rustic American furniture from the late 18th to the late 20th century, with an emphasis on the Adirondack furniture of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Includes bibliographical references in the notes as well as a general bibliography.
From the series "The Knopf Collectors' Guides to American Antiques", a well-illustrated pocket guide to American antique furniture. With 334 color plates arranged by type; descriptive notes; appendices on styles, construction, connoisseurship, and types of woods; a glossary; and a basic bibliography.
In the series "The Knopf Collectors' Guides to American Antiques", a companion piece to Ketchum's guide to chests, cupboards, desks & other pieces. Includes 347 color plates with descriptive notes and an appendix with an essay on upholstery.
An introduction to collecting American furniture, written by a leading expert. Careful descriptions of visual qualities that distinguish the genuine from the fake. Explanations of the basics of good design, using comparisons between common pieces of 20th-century industrial design.
A handbook for collectors of country-style American furniture from early Colonial times to around 1800. With 102 representative pieces grouped by type of furniture. Text includes measurements and drawings include details of moldings, handles, construction, etc.
A history of American furniture, divided into the following time periods and styles: 1. Jacobean - William and Mary: 1640-1720; 2. Queen Anne: 1720-1755; 3. Chippendale: 1755-1790; 4. Classical period: 1790-1830; 5. Early Victorian: 1830-1870. Includes a bibliography.