Sku : 36916

Identifying Tropical Woods in Historic American Furniture

By Joshua Lane

Mahogany or walnut, curly maple or satinwood; this book provides guidelines for recognizing some of the temperate and tropical species of wood commonly used in furniture of the 18th and 19th centuries. A full-color illustrated guide to the prominent features of tropical woods featuring definitions as well as detailed images to help in the identification process. Using examples from the Winterthur Collection to demonstrate.

• A perfect, quick reference book to help you identify woods!

• Paperback; 60 pages with 70 color illustrations, and bibliography.

• Dimensions: 8.5"H x 8.5"W.

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