Great book of shop drawings for craftsman furniture : authentic and fully detailed plans for 57 classic pieces

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Great book of shop drawings for craftsman furniture : authentic and fully detailed plans for 57 classic pieces
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ISBN: 
9781565238121
Edition: 
Revised edition
Description: 
327 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Notes: 
"Three volumes in one book. Includes inlays and hardware"- -Cover.
"The book is a compilation and update of Shop drawings for craftsman furniture (2001), More shop drawings for craftsman furniture (2002), and Shop drawings for craftsman inlays & hardware (2004)"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-325) and index.
"Here is a complete sourcebook of working shop drawings for 57 classic pieces of American furniture. Whether you know it as Craftsman, Arts & Crafts, or Mission, these sturdy, straightforward and immensely popular designs have graced our homes for more than 100 years. Originally designed by Gutav Stickley and his associates in the Arts & Crafts movement, these new drawings have been carefully checked against original catalogs and antiques. With perspective views, elevations, sections, details, and cutting lists, this book gives woodworkers the heart of the Craftsman aesthetic along with all the information needed for workshop success. Bonus section: Shop Drawings for Craftsman Inlays and Hardware: original designs by Gustav Stickley and Harvey Ellis. These lovely inlays added color, lyricism and a graceful flourish to ever- popular Craftsman furniture"-- Provided by publisher.
Author: 
Robert W. Lang
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