Greene & Greene Furniture: Poems of Wood & Light

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Better Way Home #ad - Be forewarned that through this book his seduction may become yours, too. Edward R. Through sensitive application of a unique design vocabulary, they created a lasting legacy that continues to thrill the senses and stimulate the intellect of those fortunate enough to view their wonderful houses and furniture.

David mathias, author of this richly personal appreciation of the Greenes. Comes to greene and Greene from the perspective of an amateur woodworker with a fine aesthetic sense. Relatively few writers have focused exclusively on Greene and Greene, and so it is a privilege whenever a talented one such as Mr.

Greene & Greene Furniture: Poems of Wood & Light #ad - That innovative style is instantly recognizable, even to this day. Bosley, James N. One hundred years ago pasadena architects charles and Henry Greene developed a new and distinctive architectural and decorative style that blended Arts & Crafts and Asian influences with a California sensibility and obsessive attention to detail.

Mathias comes along. Through his writing we are able to appreciate the Greenes? houses and furnishings almost as if we were hearing from one of their builders. Through stunning and perceptive new photography, material selection and craft, the illustrated spaces and furnishings illuminate the genius of the Greenes? designs, which has caused so many to celebrate and be seduced by their work.

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Shop Drawings for Greene & Greene Furniture: 23 American Arts and Crafts Masterpieces Fox Chapel Publishing

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Fox Chapel Publishing #ad - 23 projects for every room in the home! working shop drawings for authentic reproductions of rare, widely recognized as the finest expression of the American Arts & Crafts movement, classic furniture Greene & Greene furniture, is presented here for the first time as working shop drawings. Featuring accurate front, these drawings offer today's enthusiastic woodworkers a unique opportunity to reproduce this rare furniture line, side, and top views in addition to comprehensive section and detail views, which has often been photographed but not presented in such detail.

Shop Drawings for Greene & Greene Furniture: 23 American Arts and Crafts Masterpieces Fox Chapel Publishing #ad - Including introductory chapters on both the greenes and the Halls, an extensive discussion covers suitable woods and finishes and provides solid technical information on how to make such characteristic Greene & Greene details as proud ebony plugs and splines, breadboard ends, and cloud lifts. Used book in Good Condition.

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Greene & Greene: Design Elements for the Workshop

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Linden Publishing #ad - A discussion of the design philosophy of the period accompanies how-to chapters, and photographs of contemporary Greene-inspired furniture provide ideas for projects. This manual, including ebony plugs, provides intermediate and advanced woodworkers with well illustrated, cloud lifts, written by a nationally recognized furniture maker, step-by-step instructions for classic Greene & Greene details, brackets, leg indents, and pulls.

Greene & Greene: Design Elements for the Workshop #ad - Biographical sketches are included for Charles and Henry Greene, Peter and John Hall who built most of the furniture, and competing furniture maker Gustav Stickley. Considered among the highest achievements of the American arts and crafts movement, Greene & Greene furniture was custom-built for specific interior spaces, and many of the pieces still remain in their original locations.

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Greene & Greene: Masterworks

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Chronicle Books #ad - In the first decades of the 20th century, charles Sumner Greene and Henry Mather Greene almost single-handedly defined the Arts and Crafts aesthetic in America as the architectural firm Greene & Greene. An in-depth tour of 25 magnificent homes, this book examines the creative evolution of their style. Used book in Good Condition.

The only full-color survey of the firm's greatest works-including several newly restored to their original grandeur-Greene & Greene reveals the consummate artistry that ensured the brothers' place among the most brilliant of American architects. From the gamble house in pasadena, californiawhose director contributes the book's forewordto lesser-known gems throughout the state, Greene & Greene is a wonderful introduction to the brothers' work, and a warm homage to the charms of this refined domestic architecture.

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Great Book of Shop Drawings for Craftsman Furniture, Revised & Expanded Second Edition: Authentic and Fully Detailed Plans for 61 Classic Pieces Fox Chapel Publishing Complete Full-Perspective Views

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Fox Chapel Publishing #ad - The author, a master cabinetmaker, measured original Craftsman antiques to create these detailed plans. Inside this expanded edition, you'll find plans for 61 classic pieces, including: Beds Bookcases Bureaus Cabinets Chairs Chests Desks Dressers Footstools Inlays Nightstands Rockers Sideboards Stools Tables Wall shelves Wardrobes Craftsman Hardware   Used book in Good Condition.

For more than 30 years, professional woodworker and author Robert W. With full perspective views, details, and cutting lists for each project, elevations, sections, this revised collection gives today's woodworkers the heart of the Craftsman aesthetic, along with all the information needed for workshop success.

Fox chapel Publishing. Build furniture in the legendary craftsman style! 61 classic furniture pieces with complete working shop drawings Full perspective views, details, elevations, sections, & cutting lists, plus additional inlay designs and hardware drawings Original Stickley furniture pieces were measured to create these detailed plans not available from any other source Intermediate woodworkers can use these plans to build authentic replicas of valuable period pieces at low cost This big book provides complete working shop drawings for 61 classic furniture pieces.

Great Book of Shop Drawings for Craftsman Furniture, Revised & Expanded Second Edition: Authentic and Fully Detailed Plans for 61 Classic Pieces Fox Chapel Publishing Complete Full-Perspective Views #ad - Lang has been the go-to source for complete working shop drawings of Arts & Crafts furniture pieces designed by Gustav Stickley and his associates early in the twentieth century. Lang, an expert furniture and cabinet maker and executive editor of Popular Woodworking, measured original Craftsman antiques to create detailed plans and published them in a series of Shop Drawing books.

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In the Greene & Greene Style: Projects and Details for the Woodworker

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Linden Publishing #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Showing today’s woodworkers precisely how the Greenes achieved their unique designs, In the Style of Greene & Greene also includes valuable advice on incorporating Arts & Crafts elements into new designs. Filled with step-by-step instructions, waterfall legs, the book features several full projects for making replica Greene & Greene furniture complete with authentic details such as ebony plugs and splines, and full-color photographs, extensive illustrations, and curved drawer pulls.

In the Greene & Greene Style: Projects and Details for the Woodworker #ad - . Legendary architects and designers charles and Henry Greene created a uniquely American style in the Arts & Crafts tradition, and this book combines a detailed understanding of their design aesthetic with specific shop instructions for re-creating their works. Fox chapel Publishing.

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Making Authentic Craftsman Furniture: Instructions and Plans for 62 Projects Dover Woodworking

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Dover Publications #ad - Instructions for 62 projects including:. Make authentic reproductions of handsome, a hall tree, sturdy Craftsman home furnishings from bookcases to bedsteads, dressers to dining tables, a foot rest, a wood-box and more — future family heirlooms that will stand the test of time both in durability and in clean, functional, elegant purity of line.

Rejecting the "badly constructed, furniture designer and manufacturer Gustav Stickley developed a radical new design concept that stressed careful workmanship, simplicity, meaningless" furniture of the late Victorian period, architect, over-ornate, and utility. Used book in Good Condition. Fox chapel Publishing.

Each project includes stickley's original information for woodworkers of the early 1900s: a perspective drawing of the completed piece; a brief description of the item with suggestions for appropriate choices of wood; a "mill bill" giving complete lumber specifications; and schematic drawings showing both front and side views with accurate measurements.

Making Authentic Craftsman Furniture: Instructions and Plans for 62 Projects Dover Woodworking #ad - All woodworkers, will delight in this collection of genuine Stickley plans for 62 of the finest, even beginners, most desirable pieces of Craftsman or "mission-style" furniture. Antique collectors, furniture restorers, and historians of American style also will appreciate the detailed information on an influential design movement enjoying a resurgence in popularity.

Included are projects large and small enough to satisfy the household needs and creative urges of any woodworker. His important monthly magazine The Craftsman 1901–16 published construction plans for his distinctly American furniture. The 62 simple, straightforward projects reprinted here — exquisite examples of Stickley's classic designs — first appeared in The Craftsman between 1903 and 1907.

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Greene & Greene: Architecture as a Fine Art/Furniture and Related Designs

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Gibbs Smith #ad - Fox chapel Publishing. Charles and henry Greene have become legends in the Arts & Crafts genre. He is the author of Greene & Greene: The Passion and the Legacy. Instructions for 62 projects including:. Both volumes, architecture and Furniture have been continuously in print for more than twenty years. Aia, has led the scholarship on the Greenes for 25 years.

Greene & Greene: Architecture as a Fine Art/Furniture and Related Designs #ad - Randell L. Their “ultimate bungalows” are the standard against which all other U. S. Volume i, architecture, is a monument to the brothers Greene and their art, combining biography with descriptive analysis. All serious students of architecture must have this foundation research in their personal libraries.

Volume ii, with emphasis on furniture, art glass, Furniture, light fixtures, delves into the nature of their integrated designs, and other decorative elements. Makinson lives in Pasadena. Used book in Good Condition. Makinson, Hon. Arts & crafts architecture is measured. Used book in Good Condition.

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Greene & Greene

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Gibbs Smith #ad - Daniel gregory graduated from Yale in 1973, and after earning a Ph. Fox chapel Publishing. Rand has tried to extend architecture as a form of art, exploring the quality of emotion expressed in light and shadow, using what is evident in architectural design. Now sunset magazine's home editor, he has served on national juries for the American Institute of Architects.

Going beyond documenting their work, charles and Henry Greene, author Marvin Rand captures the emotion and art of the buildings created by the legendary California brothers and architects, in Greene & Greene. Rand's images focus on details-architectural elements, and materials-which create the illusion that one could reach out and touch them, lighting, feeling the sensuousness of line and texture in each design.

Greene & Greene #ad - . He has been published in numerous books and magazines throughout the world and has been showcased in major exhibitions. The art of the greenes is interpreted by Rand in 150 choice photographs, documenting the culmination of the Craftsman period and highlighting the art of workmanship by the architects. D.

Used book in Good Condition. In architecture from the university of California-Berkeley, he taught architectural history at Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh. Used book in Good Condition. Rand lives in Marina del Rey, California.

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Greene & Greene: Creating a Style

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Gibbs Smith, Publisher #ad - Fox chapel Publishing. Used book in Good Condition. Makinson and Thomas A. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Examining the individual plans, materials, and illustrated with stunning photography, and interiors of some of the most distinguished work of the Greenes, the authors revisit designs that exemplify a highly refined set of proportional relationships and a level of detail and craftsmanship that remains unsurpassed today.

Heinz assert that not only were the brothers Greene geniuses of their time, but that they also developed a distinct architectural and design style that has been the model for generations of architects since, and continues to reign today. Instructions for 62 projects including:. N this fascinating new look at the work of Charles and Henry Greene, masters of the bungalow design, renowned authors Randell L.

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Greene & Greene The Passion and the Legacy

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Gibbs Smith #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. It is the yin and yang that the brothers brought to each project which is cause for that undeniable spirit pervading each of their joint works, " says Makinson. The first time in paperback, greene &The Passion and the Legacy is a comprehensive overview of the architectural careers of Charles and Henry Greene.

Color photography throughout the book highlights their furniture and lighting designs as well as their classic bungalow exteriors; also included are some important archival images and architectural plans. Makinson, Hon. Randell L. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. His books greene and greene: architecture as a fine Art and Greene and Greene: Furniture and Related Designs both Gibbs Smith, Publisher have been continuously in print for more than two decades.

Greene & Greene The Passion and the Legacy #ad - Randell makinson, rising to their masterworks created from 1907 to 1909, has organized their projects into recognizable periods and styles, the foremost authority on their works, beginning in 1894 in Pasadena, and culminating in their separate but cooperative careers in the teens. Instructions for 62 projects including:.

The greene brothers' sensual blending of architecture, furnishings, landscape, and the decorative arts creates the hallmark of their Craftsman style. He lives in Pasadena.

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