Straits Chinese Furniture : A Collector's Guide
Ho Wing Meng
The book's lavish collection of more than 100 colour photographs may give the impression that this is yet another coffee table book, but after reading a few paragraphs you will realise that collectors are the author's intended audience. As the contents of its 187 pages show, this book has just about all one needs to know to set off in pursuit of a treasure to decorate your home. Contents - 1 - What is Straits Chinese Furniture? 2 - Blackwood/Rosewood Furniture, 3 - Namwood Red-and-Gold Furniture, 4 English-style Teakwood Furniture and 5 - Patina and Dating of Old Furniture. The book ends with a useful glossary and bibliography.
Weight : 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia