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In plain sight :discovering the furniture of Nathaniel Gould /Kemble Widmer and Joyce King ; with essays by Glenn Adamson, Daniel Finamore, Dean Lahikainen and Elisabeth Garrett Widmer.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
In plain sight (Peabody Essex Museum)
Originator
Gould, Nathaniel, 1731-1781. Furniture.
Widmer, Kemble, author. Hidden in plain sight.
Contents
Hidden in Plain Sight / Kemble Widmer and Joyce King -- Behind the Curve? Putting Nathaniel Gould in Perspective / Glenn Adamson -- Grand Houses and Rural Retreats / Dean Thomas Lahikainen -- Brides, Housewives, and Hostesses: Acquiring, Using, Caring for and Enjoying Mr. Gould's Furniture / Elisabeth Garrett Widmer -- 'Desks took on bord' in Nathaniel Gould's Caribbean Furniture Trade / Daniel Finamore -- The Business of Cabinetmaking / Kemble Widmer and Joyce King -- Catalogue of Nathaniel Gould's Furniture Forms / Kemble Widmer and Joyce King.
Description
pages cm
Notes
"In Plain Sight: Discovering the Furniture of Nathaniel Gould accompanies the exhibition organized by the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, on view from November 15, 2014 through March 1, 2015."
Historic New England Book Prize Honor Book, 2015.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Review copy, 2014.
ISBN
1907804331 (alk. paper)
9781907804335 (alk. paper)
GUSN
303518
Call Number
Coll. NK2439.G68 A4 2014
NK2439.G68 Book Prize A4 2014
NK2439.G68 Stacks A4 2014
Other People and Orgs
Gould, Nathaniel, 1731-1781
Descriptive terms
Criticism and interpretation.
Furniture
Material Type
Exhibitions.
Places
Massachusetts Salem

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