Greene and greene furniture book

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greene and greene furniture book

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In many cases their work is simply too beautiful to require the reading of text to explain it and looking at the pictures is eminently satisfying. The lifetime oeuvre of buildings and furniture by the highly gifted brothers Charles Sumner Greene and Henry Mather Greene is well documented in both the popular and academic architectural press. Their extant works are extensively catalogued, exemplary in their execution and quite simply gorgeous. Makinson and Edward R. The work inspires and enchants me, as a practicing architect not only for the beauty of its design, but the exceptional craft of its execution. Mathias further looks into unique elements of their work as they were applied to specific projects, the result a useful compendium for seeing and understanding just how exceptional the work is. Here the beautiful dark wood is contrasted with the lighter body of the drawer and secured to the top with brass pins.
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Gamble House Greene and Greene Furniture

Greene & Greene Furniture: Poems of Wood & Light and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. One hundred years ago Pasadena architects Charles and Henry Greene developed a new and distinctive architectural and decorative style that blended Arts & Crafts and Asian.

Greene & Greene Furniture, Poems of Wood & Light

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Few furniture styles are as rich in detail as Greene and Greene.
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Jeffrey Greene has been professionally designing furniture for forty years. - A discussion of the design philosophy of the period accompanies how-to chapters, and photographs of contemporary Greene-inspired furniture provide ideas for projects.

Please enable JavaScript on your browser to best view this site. The question was about what projects are in the book, so this image is a scan of the Table of Contents — click on it to see a larger version, or click the link below to download the TOC as a PDF file. As always, when you purchase a book directly from the author, he receives the bulk of the proceeds. Yes, you can get it cheaper from Amazon but when you do, only a small portion of the price you pay eventually finds its way to the guy who did the work of putting it all together. I would like to buy this book, but I would first like to see a picture of each piece. Anyway to do that? Search on the project name from the table of contents.



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