New Creative Home Decorating

New York: H. S. Stuttman Company, 1954. Book Club Edition [stated on DJ]. Hardcover. 294 pages. Illustrations (a few in color). Index. Previous owners mailing label on fep. Decorative fep. DJ is worn, torn, soiled and has large corner chip. Contents include creating your home, the elements of beauty, what colors say, Color schemes, period styles, Expressive backgrounds, window treatment, floor coverings, Harmonizing furniture and background, furniture arrangement, combination rooms, selecting furniture, efficient kitchen, lamps and lighting fixtures, pictures and wall hangings. The authors were fully qualified by their training, background, and interest to treat this subject. Mrs. Rockow, a Ph.D., and a educator--who taught at Brooklyn College, one of New York City's outstanding institutions of higher learning, for nearly two decades. Mr. Rockow was not only actively engaged in the practice of interior decoration but also lectured and wrote for both popular and professional journals. This book opens the door to a world of fascinating cultural importance. Thorough and informative, this work is helpful and authoritative, embodying the latest knowledge and perspectives, and emphasizing the principles that underlie and make possible successful home decoration. Condition: Good / Fair.

Keywords: Home Design, Home Decoration, Beauty, Color schemes, Period styles, Expressive backgrounds, Window treatment, Floor coverings, Furniture arrangement, Combination rooms, Efficient kitchen, Lamps, Lighting fixtures, Pictures, Wall hangings

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