Guidebook to Diplomatic Reception Rooms

Guidebook to Diplomatic Reception Rooms

Notched corner top , shell and vine carved central drawer , fluted quarter columns
, shell carved scalloped apron , acanthus leaf carved legs terminating in ball and
claw feet . Anonymous loan . Philadelphia Chippendale mahogany lowboy ...

Author: United States Department of State

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105112125658

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Vocational Division Bulletin

Vocational Division Bulletin

Other varieties included carved and straight spiral turned legs ; Spanish scroll ,
bell , ball and bun feet ; carved , splat , and ... Every known form of embellishment
was employed , including carving , chiefly in the acanthus leaf , shell , cartouche
 ...

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ISBN: WISC:89009730201

Category: Vocational education

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Publications

Publications

Other varieties included carved and straight spiral turned legs ; Spanish scroll ,
bell , ball and bun feet ; carved , splat , and ... Every known form of embellishment
was employed , including carving , chiefly in the acanthus leaf , shell , cartouche
 ...

Author: United States. Division of Vocational Education

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924002322315

Category: Vocational education

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Woodworker s Guide to Carving Back to Basics

Woodworker s Guide to Carving  Back to Basics

See also barnyard scene; shells about: overview and history of, 82 acanthus leaf,
82,98–100 fans, 84,85–86 gallery of fans and shells, 84 linenfold panels, 101–5
rifflers, 18 rosettes, 58–59, 66–69 round carving. See carving in the round; duck ...

Author: Skills Institute Press

Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

ISBN: 9781607650553

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 250

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A must-have guide for woodworkers and woodcarvers filled with essential information about carving tools and techniques.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

The Forsyth Wickes Collection in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

The Forsyth Wickes Collection in the Museum of Fine Arts  Boston

The top rail of the cartouche - shaped upholstered back is carved with scrolling
acanthus leaves , a shell motif , and flowerheads , and with stylized shells at the
shoulders . The padded armrests are raised on supports carved with acanthus ...

Author: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Publisher: Museum of Fine Arts Boston

ISBN: UOM:39015040999495

Category: Art

Page: 358

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American Furniture 1680 1880 from the Collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art

American Furniture  1680 1880  from the Collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art

There is in a private collection a dressing table with an almost identically carved
shell . The acanthus - leaf carvings on the knees of its cabriole legs are also
closely related to those on this high chest of drawers ( see bibl . 29 , p . 71 , no .

Author: Baltimore Museum of Art

Publisher: Baltimore Museum of Art

ISBN: UOM:39015029266866

Category: Design

Page: 183

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American Art Annual

American Art Annual

H . F . Dawson 900 . 00 Chairs : English , XVIII ( entury 52 . Chippendale Carved
Mahogany Claw - and - Ball Foot Armchair ( back , seat and armpads in green
silk moiré , leaf , shell and acanthus carving on arms , leaf carved cabriole legs ) .

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ISBN: UCAL:B3063410

Category: Art

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Colonial Furniture in America

Colonial Furniture in America

The edges and surface of the splat are carved in scrolls and acanthus - leaf
designs . ... Figure 548 . acanthus - leaf scroll , as are also Chair in Chippendale
style , third quarter the edges , and at each end is eighteenth century . carved a
shell .

Author: Luke Vincent Lockwood

Publisher:

ISBN: PRNC:32101075449411

Category: Furniture

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American Art Directory

American Art Directory

Author:

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ISBN: UOM:39015039587939

Category: Art

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The biographical material formerly included in the directory is issued separately as Who's who in American art, 1936/37-
Categories: Art

American Architect and Architecture

American Architect and Architecture

The mouldings in of egg - and - dart , heart - leaf , acanthus - leaf and particular
were enriched by carving , in patother ... in Sienna Cathedral and carved as a
convex ovoid mass , set in its enwrapping frame and shell , recalls the best
Roman ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105026915533

Category: Architecture

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Furniture and Objects of Art

Furniture and Objects of Art

CARVED MAHOGANY BREAK - FRONT DRESSING CABINET Chippendale
Style With pierced cornice centring a ... GEORGIAN CARVED AND GILDED PIER
MIRROR acanthus - leaf shell flanked by rosettes and wheatears , the outset ...

Author: Parke-Bernet Galleries

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015029218578

Category: Art auctions

Page: 205

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The American Architect and Building News

The American Architect and Building News

The mouldings in of egg - and - dart , heart - leaf , acanthus - leaf and particular
were enriched by carving , in patother ... in Sienna Cathedral and carved as a
convex ovoid mass , set in its enwrapping frame and shell , recalls the best
Roman ...

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ISBN: IOWA:31858055199297

Category: Architecture

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Sales

Sales

Author: Parke-Bernet Galleries

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ISBN: UOM:39015083036874

Category: Art

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Maryland Heritage

Maryland Heritage

... table has dolphin supports while this example is mounted on four colonettes
with reeding and acanthus leaf carving . ... the scalloped apron with pendant
shell , and the rather shallow acanthus leaf carving on the knees of the cabriole
legs .

Author: Maryland Historical Society

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSD:31822015275126

Category: American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976

Page: 253

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Categories: American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976

American Furniture in Pendleton House

American Furniture in Pendleton House

The carving of the shells , on the other hand , shows little variation and may be
the work of one shop . As with many pieces in the ... The labeled chairs do have a
simply beaded front rail but no central acanthus leaf . Other labeled Philadelphia
 ...

Author: Christopher P. Monkhouse

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015016840517

Category: Furniture

Page: 228

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International Art Market

International Art Market

... Philadelphia , 1765 - 1780 , the upper section with molded cornice swan ' s
neck pediment with carved rosettes centering a carved and pierced leaf and
Cscroll cartouche above a pierced and ruffled carved shell with radiating
acanthus leaf ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015017541445

Category: Art

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American Architect and Architecture

American Architect and Architecture

The top rail is carved in acanthus leaf design , and the legs and lower edge of the
splat are carved in scrolls , very ... The decoration is in relief carving , in shells
and acanthus scrolls ; the splats are pierced with oval openings , which are ...

Author:

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ISBN: SRLF:D0002599827

Category: Architecture

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Furniture an Explanatory History

Furniture  an Explanatory History

In the period of Louis XIV , French designers did not look to the monuments of
ancient Greece for inspiraLouis XIV carved details Acanthus leaf Shell tion , as
their predecessors had done : they looked to Louis XIV . The motifs that had been
 ...

Author: David L. Reeves

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015016840194

Category: Furniture

Page: 200

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The Illustrated London News

The Illustrated London News

CARVED WITH ACANTHUS LEAF , SHELL AND SCROLL DECORATIONS . a By
FRANK DAVIS . wrote in 1802 and in which he describes in some detail inlaid
pieces from Adam designs ( which are in a class and in a very lively manner ...

Author:

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ISBN: MINN:319510013567832

Category: London (England)

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