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by NORMANSELL, R.

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Rare Illustrated Books
Published
1900
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First Edition
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Birmingham, 1900. First Edition. An interesting catalogue of art nouveau metalwork. R. Normansell, manufacturer of all kinds of hearth suites, ash pans, fire brasses, trunks, melting and cooks' ladels, specialty antique pierced curbs and fenders.
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Shop-Fitters and Show-Case Manufacturers

by [P.L.S. COY.] The Patent Lever Showcase Coy Pty. Ltd

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no date
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Melbourne: The Specialty Press, no date. Illustrated catalogue of shop fittings and display cases for department stores and apparel. There is a charming fit-out for a chemist's dispensing department, a case constructed of polished timber and clear plate glass designed to hold umbrellas, a gent's hat case, trays for knitted ties and sox and gloves, a lovey little design… Read more
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Interieurs Rustiques

by CHARLES-BRUN

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Published
1920
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Paris: Charles Moreau, 1920. A series of illustrations of provincial interiors. Folio, loose plates in the original portfolio.
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PICTURA: VIII

by LÁSZLÓ, Sebestyén

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Published
1930
Edition
First Edition
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Budapest: PICTURA, 1930. First Edition. Hand-printed pattern book published by Pictura , Sebestyén László's award-winning Hungarian design studio in Budapest. Oblong quarto, 30 leaves, staple-bound paper wrappers decorated with 10 embossed golden medals, a very good copy.
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Art in Australia. Art and Architecture. Third Series Number 65 - Twenty Year Anniversay Number

by [ART IN AUSTRALIA] URE SMITH, Sydney & GELLERT, Leon (editors)

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Published
1936
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Sydney: John Fairfax and Sons, 1936. Of interest: Drawings of Grecian and Chinese Architecture by Hardy Wilson, nine full-page sepia plates; Professor Leslie Wilkinson on the functions of architecture; paintings executed abroad by Will Ashton; notes on Australian typography by Benjamin Fryer six page report with seven full-page plates of samples printed in black and red. An excellent source… Read more
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The House Beautiful, Essays on Beds and Tables, Stools and Candlesticks

by Cook, Clarence

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Published
1881
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1881. With illustrations and design by Walter Crane, W. B. Duncan, Francis Lathrop, Alexandre Sandier, R. Riordan, Maria Oakey Dewing and Daniel Cottier. 'If I am pushed to the wall with a question as to my right to be heard in this matter, I can only say that, after much tribulation, I… Read more
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Metal Work and Its Artistic Design

by WYATT, M. Digby

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Published
1852
Edition
First Edition
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London: Day & Sons, lithographers to the Queen, 1852. First Edition. THEORY GENERAL PRINCIPLES 'It has been well remarked, by no less a man than Locke, "that the mechanism of the arts contains more true philosophy than the systems of philosophers : " and in that observation he has perhaps only echoed the great dogma of Lord… Read more
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Electrical Fittings

by Pearson-Page Company

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Published
1929
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England: Pearson-Page Company, 1929. A meticulously illustrated catalogue of electrical fittings divided into three parts. Section "A": electroliers, ceiling fixtures, wall brackets, and sconces; Section "B": lanterns and brackets; and Section "C": table lamps, floor lamps, candelabra, bridge lamps and shades. Quarto, bound in embossed decorated wrappers, 51 pages, two inch tear at top of spine, a very good… Read more
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Art in Australia. [First Series Fifth Number]

by [ART IN AUSTRALIA] URE SMITH, Sydney, editor

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Published
1918
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Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1918. Of interest: Rupert Bunny profile, two tipped colour plates; the Connell Collection of Old Furniture in the Melbourne Art Gallery, five photographic black & white plates; article entitled "On Richmond Bridge" by W. Hardy Wilson, two tipped-in colour plates; study of M.j. MacNally by Harry Julius. Octavo, a good copy in the original decorated… Read more
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Demeures et Jardins de France; Mansions and Gardens of France

by [PLAISIR de FRANCE]

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Published
1953
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Paris: Les Publications de France, 1953. Stylish vintage photography book depicting many grand French estates. Quarto, with photographic illustrations in colour & black & white; bound in decorated cloth boards, 250 pages, a very good copy.
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