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Between Luxury and the Everyday free pdf This collection brings together studies on the French decorative arts in the eighteenth century, extending from bookbinding, typography and engraving to those related specifically to the domestic interior: porcelain, upholstery and furniture. * A collection of studies on the French decorative arts in the eighteenth century. * Covers an extensive range of subjects from bookbinding, typography and engraving to porcelain, upholstery and furniture. * Demonstrates how the advancement of knowledge in porcelain and loom technology resulted in new luxury goods to the glory of Absolutism. * Looks at how Revolution demanded that political change be reflected in the details of everyday life, such as dress and furniture.

About Katie Scott

Katie Scott is Reader at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London. Deborah Cherry teaches at University of the Arts, London and is editor of Art History.

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Author : Katie Scott
Publisher : Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Data Published : 23 December 2005
ISBN : 1405131683
EAN : 9781405131681
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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