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Designs in Chinese buildings, furniture, dresses, machines, and utensils

Chambers, William Sir

Designs in Chinese buildings, furniture, dresses, machines, and utensils

by Chambers, William Sir

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Published by Published for the author, and sold by him ...; also by Mess. Dodsley ...; Mess. Wilson and Durham; Mr. A. Millar ..., and Mr. R. Willock ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Chinese.,
  • Architecture -- China -- Details,
  • Architecture -- China -- Designs and plans

  • Edition Notes

    RBSC copy: Bound with the author"s A treatise on civil architecture. London, 1759. List of subscibers (prelim. p. [5-6]) wanting.

    Statementengraved by the best hands, from the originals drawn in China by Mr. Chambers ... ; to which is annexed, a description of their temples, houses, gardens, &c.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[10], 19 p., 21 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19014830M

    The style became even more popular thanks to William Chambers (–), who lived in China from to , and wrote a book, Designs of Chinese Buildings, Furniture, Dresses, Machines, and Utensils. To which is annexed, a Description of their Temples, Houses, Gardens, &c. published in Designs of Chinese buildings, furniture, dresses, machines, and utensils: to which is annexed a description of their temples, houses, gardens, &c (Londres) A treatise on civil architecture in which the principles of that art are laid down and illustrated by a great number of plates accurately designed and elegantly engraved by the best.

    Shop Our Large Selection of Oriental Furniture By Collection to Find the Perfect Pieces to Match Your Interior Design Style from Rattan & Rosewood to Vintage & Chinese Chippendale. Discover the Quality Craftsmanship of Our Unique Pieces or Ask About How You Can Create Your Own Custom Piece. His interest in Chinese decoration and architecture was shared by William Chambers, the designer of Somerset House, The Albany, the Pagoda in Kew Gardens, and many other buildings, who was the author of a treatise on "Designs of Chinese Buildings, Furniture, Dresses, Machines, and Utensils", which was published in , and also of a "Dissertation on Oriental Gardening", which made its .

    The Warburg Institute. Furniture - Furniture - China: Remarkably little systematic study has been made of Chinese furniture. Its origins remain comparatively obscure, its workshops mostly unrecorded, its designers unknown; consequently, its dating is extremely difficult. Most of the forms of Chinese furniture, such as the low table and the covered bed, are found in the oldest Chinese paintings in existence; the.


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Engraved by the Best Hands, From the Originals drawn in China By Mr. Chambers, Architect, Member of the Imperial Academy of Arts at Florence. To which is annexed, A Description of their Temples, Houses, Gardens, &c.

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Sir William Chambers had actually been to China and his "Designs of Chinese Buildings, Furniture, Dresses, Machines and Utensils" spurred on things. Interestingly Chambers viewed the "Chinese craze" as he called it as a rather silly matter and over time distanced himself from his earlier work.

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Chinese furniture design once reached its peak in Ming dynasty, and in Qing dynasty, there were still distinctive styles to be remembered. In 20th century, the Chinese design language seems to have faded for a while, compared to its influences to the globe in Ming dynasty.

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(London) Desseins des edifices, meubles, habits, machines, et ustenciles des Chinois ; Auxquels est ajoutée une descr. de leurs temples, de leurs maisons, de leurs jardins, etc.

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