The Decorative Arts and Crafts of Nantucket



This blue cloth-bound book has gold spine titles and a matching blue cloth slipcase with ivory paper label. This edition is limited to 650 copies, which have been specially bound and signed by the authors and photographer Charles H. Carpenter, Jr., Mary Grace Carpenter, and Arthur d'Arazien. Hardcover. As new. 257 pages, numerous color and black and white photographs. Chapters include: At Home in Nantucket--Life-Styles, 1700-1900; Furniture in the Home; Mariners' Things, Boxes, Toys, Woodenware; Textiles; Ceramics, Glass, and Lighting Devices; Silver; Iron, Pewter, Brass and Copper, Tin; Scrimshaw; Baskets; Carvings and Drawings; and Souvenirs from Far Away places. Additional sections cover Occupations in Colonial Nantucket, Notes, Bibliography, Glossary and Index. This would be a terrific gift for a lover of maritime history and the sea!



Dealer Russack & Loto Books, LLC
Date: 1987
Origin New York, NY
Artist/Maker Carpenter, Charles H., Jr. and Mary Grace Carpenter
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Website http://www.booksaboutantiques.com
Price $150
Contact Judy Loto, 603-942-5037 or  judy@booksaboutantiques.com

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