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SHAKER: FUNCTION, PURITY, PERFECTION. Assouline Publishing, Inc., New York, 2014. 144 pp. with 91 ills. (82 col.). 28 x 20 cm. ISBN 9781614284277 In English.
Publisher's description: Shaker: Function, Purity, Perfection is an homage to the traditional Shaker values of grace and simplicity. Featured are twenty-eight essential pieces that highlight the defining elements of Shaker design and demonstrate a dedication to perfection. Designer and furniture expert Sir Terence Conran speaks about the profound Shaker influence on twentieth-century furniture, and David Stocks and Jerry Grant of the Shaker Museum, Mount Lebanon illustrate Shaker history, tradition, and the furniture-making techniques that ensured lasting value and beauty. By David Stocks, Jerry Grant, and Sir Terence Conran.
Indexing: Western, Non-Western in a Western Style — United States — 1800-1900 — Furniture — Shaker
Plans: 73
Worldwide Number: 165603
Hardcover $50.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)    

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