Metropolitan Museum Studies, Vol. 1, Parts 1 & 2 [1928-1929]
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1928-1929. Very Good. Item #6848
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1928-1929. First Editions. Two volumes; large, slim folios (32cm.); uniformly bound in publisher's grey card wrappers printed within decorative border; ,112; -255pp.; three leaves of plates, including two printed in color, additional text illus. throughout.
Wrapper extremities a bit rubbed and slightly toned, brief paper flaw to Part 1 upper cover affecting text without loss of meaning, light soil, else Very Good and sound. A lavishly produced publication. Articles cover a myriad of topics, including American polearms, Gothic pile fabric, the cabinetmaker John Townsend, and the Chippendale style, among many others.