Laying the Elegant Table: China, Faience, Porcelain, Majolica, Glassware, Flatware, Tureens, Platters, Trays, Centerpieces, Tea Sets

By: Heugel, Ines

Price: $55.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Superbly illustrated with line drawings and photographs, this book is as much for collectors as it is for the entertainer who wants to impress guests at the next dinner party. From art deco glassware to decorative fish knives, Sevres to Sheffield, it is all covered. Tiny mark to top right corner ffep ? where prev. price erased but otherwise a beautiful "gift quality"book.


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Setting a table is a neglected art. In this book, Ines Heugel proves that part of the satisfaction of food is the art of presenting it in the perfect table setting, showing how each piece is used and how they can be combined to create an aura of old-time elegance or bygone charm."

Title: Laying the Elegant Table: China, Faience, Porcelain, Majolica, Glassware, Flatware, Tureens, Platters, Trays, Centerpieces, Tea Sets

Author Name: Heugel, Ines

Categories: Antiques & Collectibles, Food, recipes, Cookbooks,

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Publisher: U.S.A., Rizzoli: 2006

ISBN Number: 0847828441

ISBN Number 13: 9780847828449

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 026993

Keywords: Tableware, design, Antiques,