The Magazine Antiques. Volume LII, October 1947, Number 4.

Price: $15.00

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Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's multicolored wrapper with a folk art illustration inspired by Pennsylvania "Dutch" (German) motifs. 9 3/4" x 12 1/4." Pages 221-292, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Advertisements are antique-related. Pages and covers are very clean and intact. The Magazine Antiques was first published in 1922 and focuses on interior design, architecture, fine and decorative art, and antique items. It is still published to this day. The following are some of the articles and features in this issue: "The Peaceable Painter" by Ann Kees [article about painter Edward Hicks (1780-1849)], "Living with Antiques: The Delaware Home of Mr. and Mrs. Titus C. Geesey, "An Ephrata Hymnal" by Elizabeth K. Miller, "The Case for Pennsylvania German Painted Tin" by Earl F. Robacker, "Jefferson's Curtains at Monticello" by Fiske and Marie Kimball, "Hints on Collecting Lusterware: Part I" by Edna and William J. Wilson, "Two Virginia Towns, 1755" by Olive Bailey [article about a few antique sketches], "New England Glass Company Invoices: Part II" by Helen McKearin, and "Collector's Guide to Dealers."