The Historical Harpsichord; Volume Four; Harpsichord Decoration -- A Conspectus

By: Schott, Howard; Germann, Sheridan

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Crisp BRAND NEW book. Only fault is a tiny manufacturing defect -- a small line of errant gilt near lower front by spine. Book is devoted solely to the decoration of the harpsichord. The author first discusses organic versus applied decoration and then examines the five regional poles of influence. From there he studies the various decorative traits of Italy, Flanders, France, Germany and England. Middle section includes beautiful and plentiful photographs and art in black and white. 241 pages.

Title: The Historical Harpsichord; Volume Four; Harpsichord Decoration -- A Conspectus

Author Name: Schott, Howard; Germann, Sheridan

Categories: Music,

Publisher: Hillsdale, New York, U.S.A., Pendragon Press: 2002

ISBN Number: 0945193750

ISBN Number 13: 9780945193753

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: NEW

Jacket Condition: No DJ, as Issued

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 17753

Keywords: Musical Instruments. Harpsichords. Harpsichord Decoration