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West Coast Rare Books

West Coast Rare Books

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Blair, The History of Silver.

Blair, The History of Silver.

Blair, Claude. The History of Silver. London/Sydney, Macdonald & Co., 1987. 4°. 256 pages. Original Hardcover with illustrated dustjacket. Very good+ condition of this important outline of Silver-History.

Includes numerous fantastic articles on the History of Silver: Kenneth Painter – The Ancient World / Ronald Lightbown – The Migration Period and the Middle Ages / Timothy Schroder – The Renaissance and Mannerism / Anna Somers Cocks – Baroque Silver 1610-1725 / Elaine Barr – The Rococo / Elaine Barr – Neoclassicism / Shirley Bury – The Nineteenth and early Twentieth Centuries / Philippe Garner – Art Deco and After: 1920 – 60 / Graham Hughes – Contemporary Silver / Claude Blair – The Craft of the Silversmith / John Forbes – The Metals, Hallmarking and Methods of Assay //

Our price: EUR 30,-- 

Blair - The History of Silver.
Blair – The History of Silver.

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