furniture of John Henry Belter and the rococo revival an inquiry into the Nineteenth-Century furniture design through a study of the Gloria and Richard Manney collection by Marvin D. Schwartz

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  • Belter, John Henry, 1804-1863,
  • Manney, Gloria -- Art collections,
  • Manney, Richard -- Art collections,
  • Furniture -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Furniture, Rococo -- United States,
  • Decoration and ornament, Rococo

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StatementMarvin D. Schwartz, Edward J. Stanek, and Douglas K. True.
ContributionsStanek, Edward J., True, Douglas K., Scottish Rite Masonic Museum of Our National Heritage.
LC ClassificationsNK2439.B4 S3 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination88 p., [2] p. of plates :
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4120194M
ISBN 100525931708
LC Control Number80065355

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This sofa is attributed to the German immigrant craftsman John Henry Belter (American, –), one of New York City’s most fashionable furniture makers.

We can’t say with authority that it was his. John Henry Belter () was a famous American cabinetmaker of the Rococo Revival era. His name was commonly used as a generic term for all Rococo Revival furniture.

Rosewood from Brazil. Tear with tape repair and related creasing to jacket base at spine. Text is clean and unmarked. Illustrated throughout.

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Belter developed a process for bending laminated wood in the middle of the 19th century. As a result. Crafted of Belter's signature rosewood and set upon backswept cabriole legs with original casters, this chair exemplifies Belter's tremendous skill and innovation as an artist.

A very similar chair is featured Brand: John Henry Belter. Surviving nineteenth century design books and catalogs bear testimony to the Rococo Revival’s immense popularity in Britain and France.

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Stanek, and Douglas K. True First Edition Hardback New York: E. Dutton, Very Good Book. Belter, John Henry John Henry Belter stands at the forefront of American cabinetmakers of the Rococo Revival and is widely considered the finest furniture maker of the period.

Belter patented an unusual. Machines for carving in some cases led to a profusion of ornament. John Henry Belter, a German immigrant to New York, made extensive use of laminated wood in his rococo revival furniture.

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