The authors convey how to create an authentic period design through movable items covering everything from the Elizabethan style to Art Deco and supplying information on restoring antiques and national suppliersInteriors wereaquot; now positively aquot;Americanaquot; in feeling a light, airy, uncluttered and colorful. ... Floors The simple plank floors E¾ f the early American home were now often stenciled or covered with painted floorcloths or nigs of ... Lighting Chandeliers and oil lamps replaced tin sconces and simple candle holders of earlier times.
|Title||:||Period design & furnishing|
|Author||:||Judith Miller, Martin Miller|
|Publisher||:||Crown - 1989-06-18|