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The Creation of the Rococo Decorative Style by  Fiske Kimball - Paperback - Reprint - 1980 - from Carnegie Hill Books (SKU: 013925)

The Creation of the Rococo Decorative Style

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The Creation of the Rococo Decorative Style

by Kimball, Fiske

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  • near fine
  • Paperback
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Near Fine
ISBN 10
0486239896
ISBN 13
9780486239897
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NY: Dover, 1980. Reprint of original 1943 edition. Quarto. 242 pp; 274 b/w plates; index. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; two corners with minor bends. The basic pioneer work on the Rococo style with special attention to its creation during the last years of Louis XIV and the Regency period. In Kimball's book, two neglected artists, Pierre Lepautre and Francois-Antoine Vasse emerge as two of the most original contributors to the Rococo style. The plates depict ceilings, mirrors, doors, panelling, cornices, cartouches, chimney pieces, etc. Arntzen P42.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

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Bookseller
Carnegie Hill Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
013925
Title
The Creation of the Rococo Decorative Style
Author
Kimball, Fiske
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0486239896
ISBN 13
9780486239897
Publisher
Dover
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
1980
Keywords
French Decorative Arts Rococo Louis XIV regency Jean Berain Lepautre
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Ornament;

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We specialize in rare and out of print books on the Decorative Arts, Architecture, Modern Design, Gardens, Furniture, Illustration, and New York City, as well as occasional offerings of titles of exceptional importance, quality, rarity or simply because we think they are worth having. We are happy to perform searches or answer questions relating to our fields of interest and stock. Open by appointment. If you plan on visiting Manhattan's Upper East Side, and would like to view our stock in person, please contact us at 646-505-8524 to make an appointment.

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