Metalwork

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Metalwork Books & Ephemera

Tiffany\'s 150 Years

Tiffany's 150 Years

by Loring, John

Blacksmithing

Blacksmithing

by Drew, James M

Collecting Cast Iron

Collecting Cast Iron

by Ames, Alex

Ashbourne, Derbyshire: Moorland Publishing, 1980. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. some highlighting on 6 pages of the introduction. <p>With 379 illustrations.</p>
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$8.00
Las Prensas Solbrig-Platschick Aplicadas a la Joyeria Artistica

Las Prensas Solbrig-Platschick Aplicadas a la Joyeria Artistica

by Verleye, L

103 pp. text promoting a jewelry press, demonstrating its uses for molding metal, making rings, etc., 68 text illustrations, 6 color plates. 8to. Wrpps., spine sl. chipped. Paris/Madrid (C. Ash, Sons & Co.) n.d. (ca. early 20th century).
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$85.00
Sammlung Von Ofen In Allen Stilarten Vom XVI. Bis Anfang Des XIX. Jahrhunderts

Sammlung Von Ofen In Allen Stilarten Vom XVI. Bis Anfang Des XIX. Jahrhunderts

by Roeper, Adalbert

Leipzig: A. Schumann's, 1895. Second edition. Hardcover. Three quarter black morocco and marbled boards. Very good. 6 pages in text. Folio, 42 x 33 cm. Sixty plates, a survey of decorated German ovens in a variety of designs from the 16th through the beginning of the 19th century. Foreword by Hans Bosch. Plates are immaculate, lower extremities rubbed.
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$295.00
Miniature Silver Toys

Miniature Silver Toys

by Houart, Victor

New York: Alpine Fine Arts, 1981. 1st . Hardcover. New/New. remainder mark on top and bottom edges of text block. <p>With 285 illustrations and more than 550 hallmarks.</p>
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$35.00
Myer Myers, Goldsmith 1723-1795

Myer Myers, Goldsmith 1723-1795

by Rosenbaum, Jeanette W

Philadelphia, PA: The Jewish Publication Society of American, 1954. 1st . Hardcover. Near Fine. slight dulling to gilt decoration on spine. <p>With illustrations on 30 plates.</p>
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$35.00
French Decorative Art 1638-1793

French Decorative Art 1638-1793

by Savage, George

New York: Praeger, 1969. 1st American edition. Hardcover. Orig. kelly green cloth. Very good in chipped dust wrapper. 188 pages. 113 plates. Bibliography. Index. French culture and decorative arts fostered by Louis XIV became the standard of elegance in the grand manner throughout Europe. ARNTZEN/RAINWATER p43. "A brief introduction to the field of French furniture and decorative art for the English-speaking reader. Covers the period from the building of Versailles to the French Revolution.
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$40.00
Silver by New York Makers: Late 17th Century to 1900

Silver by New York Makers: Late 17th Century to 1900

by Miller, V. Isabelle

New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1937. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good. not issued with a dust jacket, limited to 1000 copies; light wear to extremities, toning to endpapers. <p>The catalogue of an exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York, December 7, 1937 - January 17, 1938. 383 objects are organized alphabetically by maker and described, of which 94 are illustrated.</p>
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$45.00
Tibetisches Kunsthandwerk in Metall

Tibetisches Kunsthandwerk in Metall

by Hummel, Siegbert

27 pp. text describing eighteen examples of intricate Tibetan metalwork dating from the 17th through 19th centuries, including sword guards, boxes, decorative panels, etc., notes, 19 plates (1 tipped-in color). 4to. Boards, d.j., d.j. chipped slightly along bottom. Leipzig (Otto Harrassowitz) 1954.
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$75.00
John Hull: A Builder of the Bay Colony

John Hull: A Builder of the Bay Colony

by Clarke, Hermann Frederick

Portland: The Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1940. 1st . Hardcover. As New. #148 of 500 copies; slipcase worn at extremities.
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$300.00
Silverware

Silverware

by Gruber, Alain

New York: Rizzoli, 1982. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. sunning to board edges, foxing to edges of text block, dust jacket edge worn and wrinkled with tear at top of back fold. <p>With 409 illustrations, including 28 in color.</p>
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$30.00
The Brass Book: American, English and European - Fifteenth Century to 1850

The Brass Book: American, English and European - Fifteenth Century to 1850

by Schiffer, Peter, Nancy, and Herbert

Exton: Schiffer Publishing, 1978. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. dust jacket chipped at head of spine, small chips at top edge of front panel, light spotting and soiling to front panel, heavy rubbing to back panel. <p>Profusely illustrated.</p>
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$20.00
Deutsche Silberkunst Des XVI.-XVIII. Jahrunderts in Der Sammlung Der Rustkammer Des Moskauer Kreml

Deutsche Silberkunst Des XVI.-XVIII. Jahrunderts in Der Sammlung Der Rustkammer Des Moskauer Kreml

by Markowa, G. A

Moskau [Moscow]: Iskusstwo Verlag, 1975. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Slight waviness to a couple of pages, dust jacket with peeling of the laminate at the bottom of the front and back panels, a long tear on the bottom of the front panel near the spine, and two edge tears on the rear panel. <p>73 objects are described and illustrated with full page color plates. Descriptions in Russian; introduction In Russian and German.</p>
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$30.00
Eighteenth Century Gold Boxes of Europe

Eighteenth Century Gold Boxes of Europe

by Snowman, A. Kenneth

Boston, MA: Boston Book and Art Shop, 1966. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. top edge gilt; light foxing to fore edge and bottom edge of text block, dust jacket soiled at edges with tears to laminate at spine edge. <p>With 750 plates of which 135 are in color.</p>
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$30.00
Orfebreria Prehispanica de Colombia. Estilo Calima

Orfebreria Prehispanica de Colombia. Estilo Calima

by Perez de Barradas, Jose

2 vols., 367, 12 pp. text on the jewelry of Columbia prior to the European conquest, especially items of finely worked gold, notes, bibliography, index, list, 201 illus. in the text or on plates (17 color), 300 nice plates showing ear spools, collars, necklaces, nose rings, rings, pectorals, etc. Lg. 4to. Cloth, d.j. Madrid/Bogota (Banco de la Republica/Museo de Oro) 1954.
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$150.00
Treasures for the Table: Silver from the Chrysler Museum

Treasures for the Table: Silver from the Chrysler Museum

by McFadden, David Revere and Mark A. Clark

New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1989. 1st . Hardcover. New/New. <p>Organized in four sections: Centerpieces, Compotes, and Epergnes; Sauceboats, Tureens, Baskets, Salvers, Platters, Dishes, and Casters; Drinking; and Tea and Coffee. 79 objects are described and illustrated in duotone of which 22 are also illustrated in color. 8 figures accompany the text.</p>
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$30.00
Ferronnerie Ancienne

Ferronnerie Ancienne

by Rouen. Musée Le Secq des Tournelles

2 vols., XXVIII, VIII pp. description of the prestigious collection of 4525 objects made of iron or steel since the Middle Ages, text illus., XXIV pp. list of plates, 415 photogr. plates showing all the pieces. Small puncture hole in first several pages. Large 4to. Board portfolios, somewhat stained and worn. Paris (Schemit) 1924. Objects demonstrating the decorative potential of iron and steel range from ornamented keys and their locks, tools of all sorts, jewelry and small boxes to major pieces of... Read more
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$850.00
Paul Revere, Goldsmith, 1735-1818

Paul Revere, Goldsmith, 1735-1818

by Buhler, Kathryn C

Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1956. Soft cover. As New. later printing. <p>With 64 illustrations, the last of which shows 10 marks used by Revere.</p>
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$20.00
Orfebreria Prehispanica de Colombia: Estilos Tolima y Muisca

Orfebreria Prehispanica de Colombia: Estilos Tolima y Muisca

by Perez de Barradas, José

2 vols., XV, 385, 20 pp. study and catalogue of Pre-Columbian jewelry and gold objects in the Tolima and Muisca styles, bibliography, 147 illus., 10 color plates and a map in text, 287 fine photogr. plates. Large 4to. Cloth. Madrid (Banco de la Republica) 1958 . Ehresmann, Applied Arts, 1893. This important study is based on the holdings of the Museo del Oro in Bogota. It is part of a larger survey of their Pre-Columbian jewelry.
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$150.00
Heritage of England: Silver Through Ten Reigns

Heritage of England: Silver Through Ten Reigns

by Charles, James

London: Asprey & Company, 1983. 1st . Hardcover. Near Fine. not issued with dust jacket; slight fading to spine. <p>The catalogue of an exhibition at Asprey & Company, London, 1983. 60 objects are described and illustrated in black and white.</p>
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$15.00
Japanese Decorative Art

Japanese Decorative Art

by Feddersen, Martin

NY: Thomas Yoseloff, 1962. 1st American edition. Hardcover. Orig. red cloth. Near fine in very good dust wrapper. 296 pp. With 239 black and white illustrations and eight color plates. Notes on Dating. Bibliography. Index. This account, based on western and Japanese literature, summarizes the latest research on the entire field of Japanese decorative art. Translated by Katherine Watson.
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$40.00
Massachusetts Silver in the Frank L. and Louise C. Harrington Collection

Massachusetts Silver in the Frank L. and Louise C. Harrington Collection

by Buhler, Kathryn C

Worcester, MA: Barre Publishers, 1965. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good. 1 of 300 copies, not issued with a dust jacket; toning to spine, wear to tips, lacking glassine wrapper.
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$75.00
Petite Ferronnerie Ancienne

Petite Ferronnerie Ancienne

by Frank, Edgar

Paris: Editions Self, 1948. First printing. Stiff Wraps. Orig pictorial stiff wrappers with orig. glassine overwrapper. Near fine. 122 pages. 24 1/2 x 17 1/2 cm. Limited edition, copy 844 of 1200., 96 full-page plates, many with multiple images. Bibliography. Index. A comprehensive review of small iron work -- utensils, keys, tools, chests. etc. Slight toning to text margins, otherwise clean. Text in French.
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$125.00
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Maryland Silver in the Collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art

Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Maryland Silver in the Collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art

by Goldsborough, Jennifer Faulds

Baltimore: Baltimore Museum of Art, 1975. 1st . Soft cover. Very Good. spine crease, small crease at upper corner of back cover. <p>207 objects are described and illustrated. Includes a list of Maryland silversmiths, many with their marks.</p>
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$35.00
Handicrafts of New England

Handicrafts of New England

by Eaton, Allen H

New York: Harper & Bros, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. black cloth.Very good in rubbed dust wrapper. 375 pp. Forward by Dorothy Canfield Fisher. 128 pages of photographs, and four full-color plates. Discusses the work of hundreds of different crafts people. Index. KARPELE280. "....this book is a fascinating in-depth survey of New England crafts from needlework, metalwork, and pottery to puppets.
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$25.00
YESTERDAY&#39;S BLACKSMITH

YESTERDAY'S BLACKSMITH

by Nolan, Charles W

Privately Printed. Very Good. ca. 1980. Second Printing. Paperback. Signed by author on dedication page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 80 pages; Signed by Author .
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$10.00