American Rococo, 1750-1775 Elegance in Ornament by Morrison H. Heckscher PDF

By Morrison H. Heckscher

ISBN-10: 0300199511

ISBN-13: 9780300199512

The rococo kind was once one of the basic inventive contributions of the eighteenth century. Its manifestations all through Europe were comprehensively said and chronicled, yet its impression in the USA, the place it used to be most likely the centurys crowning layout fulfillment (commonly often called the Chippendale style), had by no means been completely tested. It was once a lavish style that discovered strangely fertile floor within the colonies, the place prosperous individuals of society, rejoicing of their hard-won prosperity, strove to undertake London models. The exhibition, «American Rococo, 1750–1775: splendor in decoration» was once geared up by means of The Metropolitan Museum of paintings and the la County Museum of paintings, the latters motivations emanating from the need to deliver an exhibition of yankee Chippendale furnishings to a urban the place such gadgets have continuously been in brief provide. The e-book contains chapters on ecu origins and the yank manifestations of the rococo, a short dialogue of firearms, and structure, and medium-based explorations of gadgets made from paper, silver, wooden, iron, glass, and ceramic.

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