Wrought iron and its decorative uses.

Library location:  B6-31  ;

Bookcase:  B  ;
Shelf:  6  ;
Book #:  31 ;

Title:  Wrought iron and its decorative use.  ;

Author:  Maxwell Ayrton and Arnold Silcock

Language:  English.  ;

Published city:  London.  ;
Publisher:  Country Life Ltd.  ;
Published date:  1929.  ;

Responsibility:  ;

Physical description:  4 preliminary leaves, 196 pages frontispiece, illustrations (including plan, facsimiles) 32 x 25 cm.  ‘

Book category:  Metal work  ;


Metal work

Wrought iron

Architectural ironwork

Decoration and ornament – architectural

Iron work – England

Applied arts

Donated by:  Albert Herrmann Sonn, 1867-1936 (American illustrator) ;

Online version:

Notes:  A superb treasury of decorative wrought iron, this well-illustrated volume presents an informative survey of the ancient craft’s practice throughout England. Its history can be traced simply by admiring the crisp black-and-white illustrations of gates, railings, screens, and other elaborately rendered works. 241 black-and-white illustrations.

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