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Herter Brothers

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Herter Brothers

Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Harry N Abrams .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies,
  • Furniture & cabinetmaking,
  • Furniture & furnishings manufacture,
  • Interior Design,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Decorating,
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • Architecture,
  • Furniture,
  • USA,
  • Design - Furniture,
  • Herter Brothers (New York, N.Y,
  • History,
  • Interior decoration,
  • United States,
  • 19th century,
  • Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKatherine S. Howe (Editor), Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen (Contributor), Houston Museum of Fine Arts (Corporate Author), High Museum of Art (Corporate Author)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7998209M
    ISBN 100810934264
    ISBN 109780810934269

    In , Gustave Herter arrived in America from Germany, fleeing political and economic chaos. His brother, Christian, joined him a decade later. By their firm, renamed Herter Brothers, was supplying the White House with furnishings, as it had been doing for some of America's wealthiest families since During this opulent period, Herter Brothers could claim to be the leading. Bull Cook by George Herter () is one of the most uniquely fascinating "cook books" ever published. First available in and sold by the thousands through the now defunct Herter's sporting goods mail-order store based in Waseca, Minnesota, Bull Cook features a truly impressive collection of classic recipes and cooking tips.

    Posts about Herter Brothers written by antiquariantraders. Gustave Herter and his brother, Christian (), emigrated in and respectively from their native Germany to New York City, where they became foremost among cabinetmakers and decorators in America. They were among the first in the nineteenth century to expand the traditional role of the cabinetmaker by creating entire. Herter Brothers Inspired Hand Painted Ceiling Book Now. Bessie's Room.

    -- Thomas Sheraton, The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Drawing-Book (London, ) During the late nineteenth century ( to ), Herter Brothers, the New York firm of the German-born brothers Gustave and Christian Herter, was arguably the leading cabinetmaking and . ‘Herter Brothers, Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age’ by Katherine S. Howe. Harry N. Abrams, First edition p hardcover with Broadart protected dust jacket. The leading furniture making and decorating firm of late 19th century America was Herter Brothers of New : Katherine S. Howe.


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Herter Brothers by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Download PDF EPUB FB2

A most informative book on an often overlooked genre of the decorative arts. The richness and unity of interiors by firms like Herter Brothers is often overlooked today, and seeing individual pieces out of context often makes it difficult to understand how these furnishings worked to create a unified whole in upper class interiors of the later 19th century, very few of which remain by: 1.

The Herter brothers' extraordinary accomplishment has never before been the subject of a book. Here, at last, is an in-depth study of these talented men, their company, and its work, prized then as now for its design, richness of materials and detail, superb craftsmanship, and splendid diversity.3/5(2).

InGustave Herter arrived in America from Germany, fleeing political and economic chaos. His brother, Christian, joined him a decade later. By their firm, renamed Herter Brothers, was supplying the White House with furnishings, as it had been doing for some of 4/5(7).

- Furniture or interiors by Herter Brothers. See more ideas about Brothers furniture, Aesthetic movement and Victorian furniture pins. Book is in Very Good Condition. Text will be unmarked. May show some signs of use or wear.

Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. HERTER BROTHERS: FURNITURE AND INTERIORS FOR A GILDED AGE By Hans Ottomeyer, Marc Bascou, Katherine S. Howe, Catherine Hoover Voorsanger, Alice Cooney.

Herter Brothers tells the story of the company from its earliest manifestations, when Gustave worked with other partners and alone, through his partnership with his brother, to Christian\'s years as head of the firm and Herter Brothers book end of his tenure.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" The book places the company firmly in.

The Eastlake furniture style, as envisioned by its namesake Charles Lock Eastlake, came about as a response to his aversion to the over-the-top Rococo Revival and Renaissance Revival styles popular during the Victorian era. Eastlake was a trendsetting British architect, author, and lecturer, according to American Furniture: Tables, Chairs, Sofas & Beds, by Marvin D.

Schwartz. A catalogue and a companion book, “Herter Brothers: Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age,” has been published by Harry N. Abrams ( pages, $60). Advertisement Most Read. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Herter Brothers: Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age by Katherine S.

Howe (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Fig. 6: Herter Brothers (–), Armchair from the drawing room of the William H. Vanderbilt House, New York City, – Gilded wood with mother-of-pearl, original cut and voided silk velvet upholstery.

/2 x 27 x 28 : Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen. InGustave Herter arrived in America from Germany, fleeing political and economic chaos. His brother, Christian, joined him a decade later. By their firm, renamed Herter Brothers, was supplying the White House with furnishings, as it had been doing for some of America's wealthiest families since During this opulent period, Herter.

Herter Brothers: Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age. Katherine S. Howe, Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Catherine Hoover Voorsanger, Simon Jervis, Hans Ottomeyer, Mark Bascou, Ann Claggett Wood, and Sophia Riefstahl.

Herter Brothers: Furniture and Interiors for a Gilded Age. New York: Harry N. Abrams in association with the Museum of Fine. ["InGustave Herter arrived in America from Germany, fleeing political and economic chaos. His brother, Christian, joined him a decade later. By their firm, renamed Herter Brothers, was supplying the White House with furnishings, as it had been doing for some of America's wealthiest families since During this opulent period, Herter Brothers could claim to be the leading.

Provides a history of Herter Brothers, America's leading cabinetmakers during the Golden Era of the last half of the nineteenth century. With four thematic and illustrated essays. Fully illustrated with b&w and color photographs, reproductions of illustrations from catalogues, patent submissions, magazines etc.

Appendices, chronology, notes. George Leonard Herter (24 May – 5 July ) of Waseca, Minnesota was the founder of the Herter's outdoor goods business and an author.

His best known books are the Bull Cook and Authentic Historical Recipes and Practices series (published in three volumes), which have a cult following today. In Herter took his father's dry goods store and turned it into a mail order outdoor goods Authority control: ISNI:.

Herter’s went bankrupt inand the though the man has become mostly forgotten, his name lives on. Cabela’s now owns the brand, and customers can order an assortment of Herter’s gear and. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

When the Herter’s catalog arrived in the mail it was a special day in the household, indeed. Perhaps one of George L. Herter’s more controversial books, nevertheless it reflects a unique character during a different time in Minnesota’s outdoor history. The book follows the fortunes of three brothers who are all born on the same day, one year apart.

The writer makes this statement right at the beginning of the book and the reader is left to wonder at the significance of this event. The mother leaves the household abruptly and, for some reason, her absence is never explained to the boys.

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Chapters include: Introduction A European Context An Introduction to the Herter Brothers From the Bowery to Broadway - The Herter Brothers and the New York Furniture Trade Patronage and the Artistic Interiors Herter Brothers Furniture The Catalogue Appendices of Photographic Details Book is softcover.

pages. Measures about 8 1/2" x 11".FRAME|WORK is a weekly blog series that highlights an artwork in the Museums' permanent collections. This week, we feature an extraordinary piece of American decorative art, the Mantelpiece for Thurlow Lodge, currently installed in Gallery 23 at the de e Herter (American, –) and Christian Herter (American, –).- Explore ashleylee's board "The "H" Brothers", followed by people on Pinterest.

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