Samuel McIntire :carving an American style /Dean T. Lahikainen.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-249614

Description

300 p. ; ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Architecture 18th century.
Architect-designed furniture
Mèobel
Schnitzerei

Originator

Lahikainen, Dean T., 1951-
Peabody Essex Museum.

Contents

Discovering an American original -- Who was Samuel McIntire? -- The art of carving -- McIntire's carved ornaments -- Patrons and the coordinated interior.

Publication

Salem, Mass. : Hanover ; London :

Description

300 p. ; ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.

Notes

"Published by the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem Massachusetts, in conjunction with the exhibition Samuel McIntire: carving an American style, October 13, 2007-February 24, 2008"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 284-286) and index.
Complimentary copy (c. 2, paperback) , December 31, 2007.
Historic New England Book Prize, 2008.
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica (Copy 4)

ISBN

0875772099 (cloth)
9780875772097 (cloth)
0875772102 (paper)
9780875772103 (paper)

Call Number

Stacks NA737.M25 A4 2007 c.1
Coll. NA737.M25 A4 2007 c.2
Coll. NA737.M25 A4 2007 c.3
CPT CPT-01-110.860

Other People and Orgs

McIntire, Samuel, 1757-1811.
McIntire, Samuel

Places

Massachusetts Salem
Massachusetts Salem.