Shaker: Function, Purity, Perfection is an homage to the traditional Shaker values of graceand simplicity.
Featured are twenty-eight essential pieces that highlight the defining elements of Shaker design and demonstrate a dedication to perfection.
Designer and furniture expertSir 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
- Pages: 144 pages
- Publisher: Assouline
- Publication Date: 08/02/2015
- Category: Art & design styles: from c 1960
- ISBN: 9781614284277