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Art Deco Collectibles

Author : Rodney Capstick-Dale
ISBN : 0500518319
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In the 1920s and 1930s Art Deco style influenced everything from art and architecture, interiors and furnishings, automobiles and boats, to the small, personal objects that are part of everyday life: cigarette cases and lighters, powder compacts, minaudières and cosmetic accessories, watches and jewelry, and even cameras. Surprisingly, despite the continuing strong interest in Art Deco, there has never previously been a book devoted to these objects, let alone one with such consistent, high-quality photography and carefully researched period illustrations, such as film stills and advertisements, that help bring the collectibles to life. The objects in this thematically structured book demonstrate Deco style at its most alluring, as well as the modernity, excitement and social revolution of the Jazz Age. The items then were the height of fashion, and to many they remain sought after as collectibles. They demonstrate an era of closer cooperation between designers and manufacturers, who aimed to produce goods that were not only fit for purpose, but also well made and beautiful.

Art Deco Chicago

Author : Robert Bruegmann
ISBN : 9780300229936
Genre : Art deco
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An expansive take on American Art Deco that explores Chicago's pivotal role in developing the architecture, graphic design, and product design that came to define middle-class style in the twentieth century Frank Lloyd Wright’s lost Midway Gardens, the iconic Sunbeam Mixmaster, and Marshall Field’s famed window displays: despite the differences in scale and medium, each belongs to the broad current of an Art Deco style that developed in Chicago in the first half of the twentieth century. This ambitious overview of the city’s architectural, product, industrial, and graphic design between 1910 and 1950 offers a fresh perspective on a style that would come to represent the dominant mode of modernism for the American middle class. Lavishly illustrated with 325 images, the book narrates Art Deco’s evolution in 101 key works, carefully curated and chronologically organized to tell the story of not just a style but a set of sensibilities. Critical essays from leading figures in the field discuss the ways in which Art Deco created an entire visual universe that extended to architecture, advertising, household objects, clothing, and even food design. Through this comprehensive approach to one of the 20th century’s most pervasive modes of expression in America, Art Deco Chicago provides an essential overview of both this influential style and the metropolis that came to embody it.

Art Deco

Author : Judith Miller
ISBN : 9780756649067
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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The definitive, all-color guide for any Art Deco enthusiast. Showcasing over 1,000 individually priced items and with up-to-date tips and advice from bestselling expert Judith Miller, this glorious guide will show you all you need to know about Art Deco. Art Deco contains affordable collectables and classic pieces, and showcases popular Art Deco collecting fields. From Clarice Cliff to Chanel, an array of styles are covered here, with historical information, collectors' tips and price guides. A must-have for all Art Deco collectors.

Collecting Art Deco

Author : Tony Fusco
ISBN : 9780375720420
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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Packed with history, today's market trends, price lists and more, this handbook illuminates all the hot collectibles--from Lalique glass to Erte posters to Tiffany glass.

Miller S Art Nouveau Art Deco Buyer S Guide

Author : Eric Knowles
ISBN : 1840003758
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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This is a reference work for both new enthusiasts and experienced collectors. A broad range of pieces has been selected, including glass, furniture, jewellery, metalware, bronze, ivory figures and ceramics. Over 4000 items are illustrated and described, each with a price guide.

Art Deco Chrome

Author : Richard J. Kilbride
ISBN : 0937791040
Genre : Art
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Over 200 illustrations & advertisements of Art Deco collectibles from the 1930s, some in color. Traces history of Chase Brass & Copper Company. Pictures their Art Deco styled chromium household specialities & lamp lines, including designer pieces by Russell Wright & Walter von Nessen. Background of the general Art Deco Movement & reprint of complete Chase 1941 Catalog included. "Very useful"--KOVELS ON ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES (May 1988); "Of special interest to the Art Deco enthusiast & collectors...profusely illustrated...worthy of your consideration"--ANTIQUES & COLLECTING, HOBBIES (May 1988); "The pictures are worth more than any words I can use. This book should be added to your library"--THE GLAZE (May 1988); "Recommended"--Anita Gold, THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE (April 1988); "Clear pictures, easy-to-read type & style & well-documented information make this book an absolute necessity for anyone who collects or deals in the area of Art Deco"--THE DAZE (May 1988); "Chase contributions to the Art Deco movement exemplified in Kilbride's book"--ANTIQUE GAZETTE (April 1988); "Good reference for positively identifying those pieces made by the Chase Company"--THE ANTIQUE TRADER WEEKLY (May 10, 1989). Value Guide included.

Three Steps To Investment Success Buying The Right Art Antiques And Collectibles

Author : Scott Zema
ISBN : 9780557675098
Genre : Art
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Three Steps to Investment Success: Buying the Right Art, Antiques, and Collectibles

Antique Trader Answers To Questions About Antiques Collectibles

Author : Kyle Husfloen
ISBN : 9781440225048
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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What can you tell me about...? Antique Trader editor-at-large Kyle Husfloen has answered that question thousands of times in his popular column "Kyle on Antiques" published in Antique Trader and The Antique Trader's Collector Magazine & Price Guide. Here Kyle compiles a varied selection of some of his favorite columns. Kyle shares historical information about the items, along with an estimated value. Furniture, clocks, jewelry, and toys are among the categories covered in this informative collection.

Antique Jewelry

Author : Rose Leiman Goldemberg
ISBN : 9780595088980
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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This down-to-earth information-packed book is the very best kind of collecting companion. Among its practical features are recommendations for choosing, evaluating and caring for a collection, how to negotiate the best possible price, and a glossary bristling with facts and definitions. Rose Leiman Goldemberg learned, bought and wrote this book through her own practical and passionate love of antique jewelry.

Antique Trader Antiques Collectibles 2012 Price Guide

Author : Eric Bradley
ISBN : 9781440217159
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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America's No. 1 Selling Price Guide For nearly 30 years, Antique Trader Antiques & Collectibles has been the leading source for information on antiques and collectibles. Filled with expert advice, vetted values and 4,500 color photographs, Antique Trader provides the clearest and most dependable picture of this amazingly diverse and magnificent market. Inside you will enjoy a variety of new collecting areas, as well as old favorites. Including: Asian art, bottles, ceramics, Civil War collectibles, clocks, comic books, cookie jars, figurines, furniture, glass, Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments, illustration art, kitchenware, perfume bottles, petroliana, toys, vintage clothing and Zippo lighters. Also new this year is Top Lots, a feature highlighting the bestselling results from some of the finest auction houses nationwide.

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