Lewis Foreman Day (1845-1910).

HANSEN, JOAN MARIA.

£20.00

Publisher

Antique Collectors' Club,

Place

Woodbridge

Date

2007

Item Description

4to. 8.5 x 12 inches. 319 pp. Bound in original black cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A fine copy. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour, including frontispiece, title page vignette and by facsimiles. Patterned endpapers. A well illustrated comprehensive account of the life and work of the Lewis Foreman Day, decorative artist and designer for industry. He established his business in London in 1870 and worked in stained glass, wallpaper, tiles and art pottery, clocks, furniture and textiles. He was a member of the Arts and Crafts Movement and a friend of Walter Crane and business associate of William Morris. The author is an independent scholar and design historian. THIS IS A LARGE AND HEAVY BOOK WHICH WILL INCUR SHIPPING COSTS ABOVE THE DEFAULT RATE QUOTED BY ABE. PLEASECONTACT US DIRECTLY IF YOU WOULD LIKE A QUOTATION FOR POSTAGE BEFORE ORDERING.

[Stock No. 26316]

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