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The Decorative Thirties

David Bell Antiques

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The Decorative Thirties

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Very Good; minor wear
10" W x 12" H

Why We Love This

The Decorative Thirties by Martin Battersby. Walker, 1971. First edition. Hardcover with dust jacket, now protected with Mylar cover. This authoritative book has chapters on the Depression's impact on the decorative arts; the modernist decorative style; art industry; decorators; interior furnishings; decorative painters; period revivalism; fashion; Hollywood style. This work and it's companion The Decorative Twenties, were ground-breaking references for the period.
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About David Bell Antiques

Equal parts design laboratory and retail gallery, David Bell Antiques has been a Washington, D.C. go-to source for exquisite furniture, objects, and style for almost 20 years. "If it would not pass the front door of our own homes, it doesn't make it to the gallery floor,” say David Bell and business partner Tom Preston, who met in art school.