Miller's Field Guide: Art Deco

Miller's Field Guide: Art Deco

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Miller's Field Guides are an invaluable resource for collectors when out buying items at antiques shops, auctions or car boot fairs. They provide a fast and accurate way to recognize, identify and date antiques. In each book a simple question-and-answer checklist is provided for a wide range of key items, teaching you what to look for as well how to spot a fake or a copy. There are price codes throughout, plus concise information on makers, factories, identifying marks and the factors that affect the value of the piece. In Art Deco, Antiques Roadshow experts Judith Miller and Eric Knowles explore the ever popular field of Art Deco furniture, glass, ceramics, sculpture, metalwork, jewellery and textiles.For example, cocktail parties became the vogue once drinking had become a more socially acceptable pastime. The survival rate of cocktail glasses is poor. Products that. became popular during this period include perfume bottles (see p. 67)anbsp;...

Title:Miller's Field Guide: Art Deco
Author:Judith Miller
Publisher:Hachette UK - 2014-10-20


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