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The ornamented tray : two centuries of ornamented trays (1720-1920)

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  • Publisher:
    Tuttle Publishing, 1971
    Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.


  • Author: John, W. D.
    Contributor: Recorded Books, Inc.

    This authoritative and definitive work contains the first formal history of antique trays every published. Each of its six chapters is written by a different authority. They discuss: Lace-Edge Painting The "Chippendale" Style Trays Ornamented with Gold Leaf The Freehand Bronze Techniques Stenciled Trays The Country Painted Tray The book is lavishly illustrated with more than 500 photographs, seven of them in full color, including pictures of trays prized by museums and private collectors, as well as hundreds selected from the unique photographic collection of the late Esther Stevens Brazer.

    Subject(s): Antiques
    Original Publisher: North Clarendon, Vermont, Tuttle Publishing
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781462912391