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The Upholsterer's and cabinetmaker's repository: consisting of seventy-six designs of modern and fashionable furniture; viz. curtains, draperies, beds, chairs, sofas, seats, ottomans, side-boards, book-cases, screens, work-tables ... Drawn by various artists from real furniture.

London, R. Ackermann [1830?]
Physical Description:
1 p.., 76 col. plates (1 fold.) 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK2229 U6
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC : Abbey, Life in England, 1 (Abbey copy).
BAC : "L. Harrison, Printer."
BAC : Drawings for some plates by C. Blunt, J. Gregson, D. Legoux, and G. Smith.
BAC : Most of the plates are taken from R. Ackermann's Repository of arts &c., with original imprint (dated between 1809-1824) and volume number left intact. Watermark dates are 1821-1830. Cf. Abbey, Life.
Subject Terms:
Furniture -- Pictorial works.
Interior decoration.
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834.

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