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Downs, Joseph

Overview
Works: 112 works in 227 publications in 3 languages and 3,385 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  History  Pictorial works  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: NK2406, 749.211
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American furniture, Queen Anne and Chippendale periods, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum( Book )

21 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From among the world-renowned treasures at the Winterthur Museum, the author selected 400 outstanding examples of American furniture from the Queen Anne and Chippendale periods, representing the era when the cabinetmakers of New England, New York, Philadelphia, and the South were at the height of their achievement. Each illustration is accompanied by information about the pieces place of origin, date of construction, dimensions, special features and qualities, and the maker and original owner when known. A special section presents the furniture in its proper environment, including ten rooms in full colour. There is technical information for the serious collector and a highly readable history for those interested in the early-American way of life.--Amazon.com
American furniture : Queen Anne and Chippendale periods in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum( Book )

4 editions published between 1952 and 1967 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pennsylvania German arts and crafts : a picture book by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

14 editions published between 1942 and 1949 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Chippendale furniture; a picture book by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

15 editions published between 1940 and 1949 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek revival in the United States; a special loan exhibition, November 9--March 1, 1943 by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Franklin and his circle : a catalogue of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, from May 11 through September 13, 1936 by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits of Franklin himself and of his associates, his belongings, and the pictured views of the scenes of his varied career. -- Preface
American furniture in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Joseph Downs( Book )

in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of American interiors, 1640-1840, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Winterthur, Delaware by Joseph Downs( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of the American Wing by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American furniture, Queen Anne and Chippendale periods : in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of the American Wing by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

3 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American wing by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

6 editions published between 1933 and 1938 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Wing by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1947 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American pewterers and their marks by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

4 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A loan exhibition of New York state furniture, with contemporary accessories by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

6 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of the miller at Millbach; the architecture, arts and crafts of the Pennsylvania Germans by Joseph Downs( Book )

6 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of the Pennsylvania German galleries in the American wing by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

5 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American pewterers and their marks by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

3 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American furniture : Queen Anne and Chippendale periods in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of the American wing opening exhibition by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American furniture : Queen Anne and Chippendale periods in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum
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English (127)

German (1)

French (1)