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Catalogue of the upholstered furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery

Lady Lever Art Gallery.

Catalogue of the upholstered furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery

by Lady Lever Art Gallery.

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lady Lever Art Gallery -- Catalogs,
  • Upholstered furniture -- Great Britain -- Catalogs,
  • Upholstered furniture -- England -- Port Sunlight -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLucy Wood.
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsWood, Lucy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2528 .L37 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20641711M
    ISBN 109780300111316
    LC Control Number2005020935

      The Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight, was built between and to house the art of collection of William Hesketh, 1 st Viscount Leverhulme (, and was dedicated to the memory of his wife. It houses not only a celebrated collection of paintings but one of the most significant collections of furniture outside London, with particular strength in mid . English Embroidery: Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries: Collections of the Royal Ontario Museum. Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum. Brooke, X. The Lady Lever Art Gallery: Catalogue of Embroideries. Stroud, Alan Sutton & National Galleries and Museums on .

    The Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight, Wirral, by William & Segar Owen (now, since William's death in , in the hands of Segar and his younger Geoffrey Owen). Designed in , this was built in it took a long time because of the war (Hubbard and Shippobottom 40). Please enjoy visiting our custom upholstered furniture gallery - all our furniture is custom and made to order by McLaughlin

    The Lady Lever Art Gallery is a real treasure, housing a stunning collection of paintings as well as exquisite furniture, Chinese collections, tapestries, sculpture, Wedgwood and classical antiquities in a beautiful are several rooms more. Certificate of Excellence. Hours Today: - Suggested Duration: hours/5(). Sep 7, - Explore vastrida's board "Classical Style Meeks Furniture", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Furniture, Antique furniture and Empire furniture pins.


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Catalogue of the upholstered furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery by Lady Lever Art Gallery. Download PDF EPUB FB2

This magnificent two-volume set explores one aspect of the outstanding collection of furniture that the great collector Sir William Lever, 1st Viscount Leverhulme (–), bequeathed to the Lady Lever Art Gallery in Port Sunlight, Merseyside: the pieces designed for support―primarily seat furniture, but also beds, footstools, and a coach most of the collection is 5/5(3).

"The 18th-century furniture in the collection of Liverpool's Lady Lever Art Gallery, the gift of Sir William Lever (), is one of the most extensive in the world.

This catalogue deals with those pieces designed for human support, such as chairs, stools, and beds. The upholstered furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery by Lady Lever Art Gallery (Book) Women's works: paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture by women artists in the permanent collection, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight, Sudley Art Gallery, Liverpool by Jane Sellars (Book).

The Lady Lever Art Gallery is a museum founded and built by the industrialist and philanthropist William Lever, 1st Viscount Leverhulme and opened in The Lady Lever Art Gallery is set in the garden village of Port Sunlight, on the Wirral and one of the National Museums Liverpool.

The museum is a significant surviving example of late Victorian and Edwardian nates: 53°21′21″N 2°59′58″W. Buy Upholstered Furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery Slp by Wood, Lucy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low 5/5(3). Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight, United Kingdom. K likes. Lady Lever Art Gallery contains, one of the most beautiful collections of fine and 5/5. All Outdoor Furniture; Shop by Collection; Dining Sets; Dining Tables; Dining Chairs; Accent Furniture; Chaise Lounges; Coffee & Accent Tables; Hammocks, Swings & Rockers; Sofas & Lounge Seating; Outdoor Pool Side Furniture; Outdoor Games; Outdoor Cushions & Pillows.

the furniture described—some 99 of the items cata-logued—and Wood compiled the record with meticulous attention to detail. She made her reputation by taking extreme care in the first book on this collection, a Catalogue of Commodes: Lady Lever Art Gallery, published in by the Merseyside County Council (now part of the National.

This lavishly illustrated catalogue of the Huntington paintings is the first full length catalogue of the collection in 65 years as well as the first to examine the circumstances of Henry Huntington’s art acquisitions and his fascinating dealings with art dealer Joseph Duveen.

This book abounds with new interpretations and information about. Lucy Wood, The Upholstered Furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery, Liverpool,Vol. 1, p.illustrated fig. Catalogue Note This atmospheric bed is a rare survivor produced during the reign of William III () and forms part of a small extant group of early upholstered beds.

The upholstered furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery 3 (Furniture History Journal, ) 1 copy; The Little Book of Lincolnshire 1 copy; history. Common Knowledge. Disambiguation notice #1 Wood, Lucy, author of The Lady Lever Art Gallery (LC undifferentiated ) #2 Wood, Lucy, author of Diving belles.

#3 Wood, Lucy, author of The. William Hesketh Lever (–), 1st Viscount Leverhulme, Bt John, Augustus Edwin, – Lady Lever Art Gallery. Lucy Wood, in her seminal publication, The Upholstered Furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery, suggested that it is certainly possible that the needlework and frames have always been together.

The Lady Lever Art Gallery is part of National Museums Liverpool and contains the best of William Hesketh Lever's personal art collection. Lever started collecting art to promote Sunlight Soap. The Gallery is famous for its Pre-Raphaelite paintings by Millais, Rossetti and Burne-Jones and holds.

L. Wood, The Upholstered Furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery, Liverpool,vol. II, pp.figs. These remarkable chairs - currently identified as seventeen in total - actually comprise two distinct groups which exhibit variations in construction, proportion and execution as detailed by Professor Truesdell in his With the publication of Lucy Wood’s The Upholstered Furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery inthe study of English historical upholstery reached new levels of precision and detail, although still little is known about mid-market upholstered furniture in London.

The problem resides in the fact that most of the surviving documented. Thomas Chippendale published his book of furniture designs, The Gentleman and Cabinet Maker`s Director in and the present tables clearly show the influence of the designs shown there.

The fluted carving in the frieze is headed by Gothic arches which relate to a design for a library bookcase in A PAIR OF GILT-GESSO AND COMPOSITION SIDE CHAIRS PROBABLY SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY From the 'Ashmolean' group, each with a shell and dolphin carved top rail above a solid vase-shaped splat with a cherub head and low relief dragon-fish panel above a shaped drop-in seat covered in green silk taffeta, the seatrails carved with acanthus and centered by a.

Richard Bebb, Welsh Furniture – a cultural history of craftsmanship and design, 2 vols (Saer Books / National Museums Wales / National Library of Wales, ), in Furniture History. Painting upholstered furniture is not new. Bloggers have been doing it for years.

However, this is my first attempt at a full-on paint job on a piece of upholstered furniture and I want to share what I learned and show you my five tips for painting upholstered furniture.

If you’ve been a reader of Create & Babble for a while you may remember this chair makeover. Literature: Lucy Wood, Upholstered Furniture in The Lady Lever Art Gallery, vol. Ronald Phillips Ltd., catalogue, p.

62; a pair of chairs with comparable legs. Wood, Lucy, Upholstered.The Lady Lever Art Gallery is regarded as one of the finest art galleries in Europe.

It's located in model village, Port Sunlight in Wirral, a place rich in architectural charm. The gallery was founded by William Hesketh Lever () and is dedicated to his wife Elizabeth, Lady Lever/5(). WOOD, Lucy: The Upholstered Furniture in the Lady Lever Art Gallery, Volume II p, Yale University Press, Labels and date.

Pair of Armchairs English;about In the 'Chinese Chippendale' style Bequeathed by LAdy Theobald Museum no. 12 & (Desmond Fitzgerald) [] Materials.

Mahogany; Beech. Categories. Furniture. Collection.