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Silver in America, 1840-1940

a century of splendor

by Charles L. Venable

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Published by Dallas Museum of Art, Distributed by H.N. Abrams in [Dallas, Tex.], New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Silverware -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions,
    • Silverware -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles L. Venable ; Tom Jenkins, lead photographer ; biographical entries by D. Albert Soeffing.
      ContributionsDallas Museum of Art.
      LC ClassificationsNK7234 .V46 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination365 p. :
      Number of Pages365
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1092247M
      ISBN 100810931990
      LC Control Number94016572

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Published in conjunction with a display at the Dallas Museum of Art, this work explores in detail the dramatic development of the American silver industry. Curator of decorative arts at. 1840-1940 book in conjunction with the exhibition 'Silver in America,a century 1840-1940 book splendor' held at the Dallas Museum of Art from 6 November to 29 January "--Title page verso.

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A Century of Splendor New York: Abrams/ Dallas Museum of Art, Large hardcover coffee-table book devoted to some elegant pieces. Jacket has a curious ragged tearing along top edge.

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In Colonial America, sterling silver was used for currency and general goods as well. Between andsome silversmiths created items in the “New World” ranging from simple buckles to ornate Rococo coffee pots. Although silversmiths of this era were typically familiar with all precious metals, they primarily worked in sterling.

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The Dallas Museum of Art has published two catalogues on its silver collection: Silver in America, – A Century of Splendor () and Modernism in American Silver: 20th-Century Design ().