Victorian Ornamental Carpentry

Victorian Ornamental Carpentry

Book - 1981
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Dover Pubns
The focus of this handsome photographic study is sawn-wood ornamentation ? the "gingerbread" of Victorian houses. The brilliance and variability of these sculptures are here preserved in 186 sharp, detailed photographs of handsawed architectural embellishments found on exteriors of houses constructed between 1820 and 1910. Introduction. Captions.

handsome photographs plus captions and Introduction convey fascination of characteristic sawn-wood ornamentation embellishing houses constructed 1820-1910.

Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, [1981]
Copyright Date: ©1981
ISBN: 9780486241449
Branch Call Number: 729.5 Karp 1981
Characteristics: 130 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 28 cm


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