American fancy : exuberance in the arts, 1790-1840 / Sumpter T. Priddy.

Title: 
American fancy : exuberance in the arts, 1790-1840 / Sumpter T. Priddy.
Author/Artist: 
Priddy, Sumpter T., 1953-
Publisher: 
Milwaukee : Chipstone Foundation ; New York : Distributed by D.A.P.-Distributed Art Publishers, c2004.
Description: 
xxxiv, 267 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.
Other Authors: 
Chipstone Foundation.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
81579
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK806.P75 2004z
Notes: 
Published in conjunction with the exhibition held at the Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wis., April 3-June 20, 2004; the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Mass., July 14-Oct. 31, 2004; and the Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, Md., Dec. 3, 2004-Mar. 20, 2005.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-255) and index.
Glassware: p. 189-193 ; reverse glass painting: p. 68-69, 128, 195, 200; kaleidoscopes: p. 81-85, 88, 91, 95-96.
Contents: 
A brief history of fancy --
Fancy takes form --
Early fancy furnishings --
The kaleidoscope --
Spirited ornamentation --
Bold furniture for all Americans --
Wares to enrich the home and the mind --
Farewell to fancy.
ISBN: 
0972435395 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMoG objects: 63.4.88, p. 86 (fig. 143) -- 50.4.31, p. 189 (fig. 333) -- 55.4.131, p. 190 (fig. 336) -- 55.4.157, p. 190 (fig. 336) -- 55.4.204, p. 191 (fig. 337) -- 60.4.123, p. 191 (fig. 338) -- 60.4.85, p. 191 (fig. 338) -- 60.4.208, p. 191 (fig. 338) -- 60.4.434, p. 191 (fig. 338) -- 68.4.221, p. 192 (fig. 339) -- 68.4.238, p. 192 (fig. 339) -- 68.4.475, p. 192 (fig. 339) -- 68.4.40, p. 192 (fig. 339) -- 56.4.1, p. 193 (fig. 340).