Greene & Greene: MasterworksChronicle 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. 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.
Greene & Greene: Masterworks #ad - . An in-depth tour of 25 magnificent homes, this book examines the creative evolution of their style. 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.
Shop Drawings for Greene & Greene Furniture: 23 American Arts and Crafts Masterpieces Fox Chapel PublishingFox 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.
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.
Greene & Greene: Design Elements for the WorkshopLinden 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, cloud lifts, brackets, step-by-step instructions for classic Greene & Greene details, written by a nationally recognized furniture maker, including ebony plugs, provides intermediate and advanced woodworkers with well illustrated, leg indents, and pulls.
Greene & Greene: Design Elements for the Workshop #ad - Used book in Good Condition. 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.
In the Greene & Greene Style: Projects and Details for the WoodworkerLinden Publishing #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Filled with step-by-step instructions, extensive illustrations, and full-color photographs, 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 curved drawer pulls.
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. 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.
Greene & Greene: Developing A California ArchitectureGibbs Smith #ad - Alexander vertikoff’s award-winning images have been on the cover of every issue of American Bungalow magazine as well as dozens of covers and hundreds of articles in magazines such as Architectural Digest and The New York Times. His books include american bungalow Style, Greene & Greene: Masterworks, Stickley Style, and Craftsman Style.
. Used book in Good Condition. He lives in New Mexico. Used book in Good Condition. He is the author of the japanese bath, arts and Crafts Ideals, and The Beautiful Necessity: Decorating with Arts and Crafts, as well as numerous magazine articles. Many books have been written about the California architects Greene & Greene, exploring their style and masterworks such as the Gamble House and Blacker House.
Greene & Greene: Developing A California Architecture #ad - The heart of this book is the work of greene & greene in their early years, the development of what we call today the “Greene & Greene style, up to 1906, ” and Pasadena’s Duncan-Irwin house where it first all came together. He lives in the state of Washington. Featuring the duncan-Irwin House, 1902–06.
It is the ground upon which their later grander work would be built. Bruce smith is a specialist on the life and work of charles and Henry Greene; his book on their architecture, Greene & Greene Masterworks 1998, was one of the New York Times Editor’s Choice architectural books of the year.
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 ViewsFox Chapel Publishing #ad - 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. Build furniture in the legendary craftsman style! 61 classic furniture pieces with complete working shop drawings Full perspective views, details, & cutting lists, elevations, sections, 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.
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. The author, a master cabinetmaker, measured original Craftsman antiques to create these detailed plans.
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 - Used book in Good Condition. 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. Fox chapel Publishing. For more than 30 years, professional woodworker and author Robert W. With full perspective views, and cutting lists for each project, elevations, details, this revised collection gives today's woodworkers the heart of the Craftsman aesthetic, sections, along with all the information needed for workshop success.
Making Authentic Craftsman Furniture: Instructions and Plans for 62 Projects Dover WoodworkingDover Publications #ad - Fox chapel Publishing. 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. 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.
All woodworkers, even beginners, will delight in this collection of genuine Stickley plans for 62 of the finest, most desirable pieces of Craftsman or "mission-style" furniture. Included are projects large and small enough to satisfy the household needs and creative urges of any woodworker. Used book in Good Condition.
Rejecting the "badly constructed, furniture designer and manufacturer Gustav Stickley developed a radical new design concept that stressed careful workmanship, meaningless" furniture of the late Victorian period, over-ornate, simplicity, architect, and utility. Instructions for 62 projects including:. His important monthly magazine The Craftsman 1901–16 published construction plans for his distinctly American furniture.
Making Authentic Craftsman Furniture: Instructions and Plans for 62 Projects Dover Woodworking #ad - The 62 simple, straightforward projects reprinted here — exquisite examples of Stickley's classic designs — first appeared in The Craftsman between 1903 and 1907. Make authentic reproductions of handsome, a wood-box and more — future family heirlooms that will stand the test of time both in durability and in clean, a foot rest, dressers to dining tables, functional, a hall tree, sturdy Craftsman home furnishings from bookcases to bedsteads, elegant purity of line.
Shop Drawings for Craftsman Interiors: Cabinets, Moldings & Built-Ins for Every Room in the Home Fox Chapel Publishing Advice & Details Developed from Original Gustav Stickley Architectural DesignsCambium Press #ad - Fox chapel Publishing. Fully dimensioned construction drawings show builders everything you need to reproduce and install these interiors. Fireplace, tread-and-riser details this is the first and only comprehensive book of shop drawings for woodworkers, paneled nooks with seats, carpenters, fireplace with entertainment center, balusters, mantel & stairs: fire surrounds, newels, decorators, and homeowners who wish to create or renovate interiors in the Craftsman style.
. Used book in Good Condition. Shop drawings for craftsman interiors gives the architect, practical, builder, woodworker, interior designer, and furniture maker the heart of the Craftsman aesthetic in an attractive, and durable format. Inside, beams dining-room pass-throughs built-in cabinets, find perspective views plus detailed, baseboard, door and window trim Crown molding, picture rail, casement windows Casings, fully dimensioned construction drawings for: Original Craftsman-style kitchen cabinets Kitchens for modern appliances Bedroom closets and window seats His-and-hers bathroom cabinets Doors, wainscoting, bookcases, chair rail Wall paneling, sideboards Living-room cabinets for home-theater gear Window and stairwell seats Staircase detailing and trim Fireplace surrounds and cozy nooks Used book in Good Condition.
Shop Drawings for Craftsman Interiors: Cabinets, Moldings & Built-Ins for Every Room in the Home Fox Chapel Publishing Advice & Details Developed from Original Gustav Stickley Architectural Designs #ad - This comprehensive book is for decorators, homeowners, carpenters, and woodworkers who wish to create interiors of the iconic Craftsman movement. Used book in Good Condition. Everyone loves the craftsman style: Serene interiors featuring perfectly proportioned furniture, woodwork, and built-ins. The introductory texts focus on design, materials, installation, construction, and finishing.
Greene & Greene: Creating a StyleGibbs Smith, Publisher #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Fox chapel Publishing. N this fascinating new look at the work of Charles and Henry Greene, masters of the bungalow design, renowned authors Randell L. Used book in Good Condition. Examining the individual plans, and illustrated with stunning photography, and interiors of some of the most distinguished work of the Greenes, materials, the authors revisit designs that exemplify a highly refined set of proportional relationships and a level of detail and craftsmanship that remains unsurpassed today.
Used book in Good Condition. Instructions for 62 projects including:. Makinson and Thomas A. 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.