Irish Country Furniture 1700-1950

By: Kinmonth, Claudia

Price: £110.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. No inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 249pp. Many b/w and several colour illustrations. This book was the first study of vernacular furniture in Ireland and investigates the origins and distribution of the common furniture of the Irish people. The book is illustrated with the authors own photographs, and many of the pieces of furniture are photographed exactly as the author found them in the private homes for which they were originally built so they provide a unique insight into traditional rural interiors.

Title: Irish Country Furniture 1700-1950

Author Name: Kinmonth, Claudia

Categories: History,

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 1993

ISBN Number: 0300055749

ISBN Number 13: 9780300055740

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006429

Keywords: irish furniture,