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Designing and building colonial and early American furniture, with 47 projects

Percy W. Blandford

Designing and building colonial and early American furniture, with 47 projects

by Percy W. Blandford

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Published by Tab Books in Blue Ridge Summit, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture making -- Amateurs" manuals.,
    • Furniture, Early American -- Reproduction.,
    • Furniture, Colonial -- United States -- Reproduction.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesColonial and early American furniture projects.
      Statementby Percy W. Blandford.
      ContributionsBlandford, Percy W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTT195 .B59 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 193 p. :
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2527053M
      ISBN 100830609148, 0830693149
      LC Control Number88002278

      - Colonial or Early American styles of traditional formal living rooms. Formal living rooms are becoming extinct, yet were an important part of achieving the "American Dream" for many hardworking families. The colonial or early american styles link us to the roots of America. I'm not sure what the difference is between Colonial and Early American though pins. American woodworking styles have been through a number of periods, and each was heavily influenced by the available materials of the region as well as the pieces being built by English and French craftsmen. There are 12 predominant periods of American furniture styles, although many have sub-genres which may have been popular but short-lived.

      The early American Colonial furniture was originally made of softer timbers, pine, birch and maple, sometimes walnut and cherry. It was of honest construction and design, stool seats, solid timber boards as table tops with square legs (peg) made from straight grained logs. Today, the Early American furniture style is considered one of the most important furniture movements in America, as this style set the precedent for the American furniture movements that followed. As a starting point for new collectors and a refresher for connoisseurs, here are nine important american furniture styles, explained.

      American colonial interior design has its roots in the eighteenth century in North America. It is a design that basically replicates traditional homes in Europe during that era and is highly influenced by the early farmhouses of America, combined with the grand houses of the old Europe. Overview This program illustrates the major styles of fine American furniture from about to about During this time, American furniture styles followed English fashions, though there was often a time lag between design developments in English and their appearance in America.


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