The Art of Decoration by HAWEIS Mrs

The Art of Decoration by HAWEIS Mrs

The Art of Decoration

London Chatto and Windus Piccadilly 1889

xxiv + 407pp, frontis + 74 plates. Decorated cloth with silver aesthetic movement motifs. Cracked at front hinge and a little rubbed on all edges. Mary Eliza Haweis sets out her ideas about interior decoration, furniture and furnishings generally, ahead of their time for the emphasis she puts on the need for art and beauty in the ordinary middle-class home. From the library of Gavin Stamp with his book plate.

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