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Lot 0018
  • Book Title: Biedermeier
  • Author: Angus Wilkie
  • Publisher: Abbeville Press, New York
  • Date: 1987
  • First edition. Quarto. 216 pages
  • Cloth with dust jacket
  • 197 photographs in color & b/w
  • Description: Well-illustrated book tracing the history of Biedermeier furniture, accompanied by color photographs and watercolors of Biedermeier interiors, sketches, and original textile designs and drawings of furniture and draperies.

    The Biedermeier Period refers to an era in Central Europe between 1815 and 1848 in which the growing middle-class meant a blossoming of furniture design and interior decorating. Ancient Roman Empire styles, popular during the French Empire Style of Napoleon I, were simplified and adapted to the modern early 19th-century household.

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    This lot starts at $1 and has no reserve as a courtesy so that collectors can determine the true market value on this authentic item.

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  • Location: This item ships from New York

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    Biedermeier Furniture by Angus Wilkie, 1987

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