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Intarsia and Marquetry   By: (1848-1923)

Intarsia and Marquetry by F. Hamilton Jackson

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INTARSIA AND MARQUETRY

OTHER VOLUMES OF THE SERIES

By the same Author

Mural Painting the Decoration of the Wall Surface by means of Paint

Mosaic and Marble Inlay for Floor, Wall, and Vault

HANDBOOKS FOR THE DESIGNER AND CRAFTSMAN

INTARSIA AND MARQUETRY

BY

F. HAMILTON JACKSON

EXAMINER TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION IN PRINCIPLES OF ORNAMENT

With Illustrations from Photographs and from Drawings and Tracings by the Author

LONDON SANDS & COMPANY 1903

PRINTED BY WILLIAM HODGE AND COMPANY GLASGOW AND EDINBURGH

CONTENTS

PAGE

HISTORICAL NOTES ANTIQUITY, 1

ITALY IN MEDIÆVAL AND RENAISSANCE TIMES, 8

THE CLOISTERED INTARSIATORI AND THEIR PUPILS, 55

IN GERMANY AND HOLLAND, ENGLAND AND FRANCE, 84

THE PROCESS OF MANUFACTURE, 104

THE LIMITATIONS AND CAPABILITIES OF THE ART, 118

WORKSHOP RECEIPTS, 133

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

PLATE

1. Patterns used in Borders, facing page 8

2. Various Patterns of Borders, " 9

3. Chair Back from S. Ambrogio, Milan, " 10

4. Door of the Sala del Papa, Palazzo Comunale, Siena, " 13

5. The Prophet Amos. Figure intarsia from the } Sacristy of the Cathedral, Florence, } 6. The Annunciation. Figure intarsia from the } between pages Sacristy of the Cathedral, Florence, } 18 and 19 7. The Prophet Hosea. Figure intarsia from the } Sacristy of the Cathedral, Florence, }

8. The Nativity. Figure intarsia from the Sacristy of the Cathedral, Florence, facing page 20

9. The Presentation in the Temple. Figure Intarsia from the Sacristy of the Cathedral, Florence, " 21

10. Panel from Sacristy of S. Croce, Florence, " 23

11. Detail of Frieze from the Sacristy of S. Croce, Florence, " 24

12. Lower Seats of Choir, Cathedral, Perugia, " 25

13. Upper Seats of Choir, Cathedral, Perugia, " 26

14. One Panel, from Upper Series, Cathedral, Perugia, " 27

15. Two Panels from the Sala del Cambio, Perugia, " 28

16. Frieze from S. Mark's, Venice, " 30

17. Frieze from S. Mark's, Venice, " 32

18. Stalls from the Cathedral, Lucca, " 33

19. Lectern in Pinacoteca, Lucca, " 34

20. Two leaved Door in the Pinacoteca, Lucca, " 35

21. Stalls at the Certosa, Pavia, " 36

22. Detail of Arabesques, lower Seats, Certosa, Pavia, " 37

23. Panel from S. Petronio, Bologna, " 38

24. Panel from S. Petronio, Bologna, " 39

25. Panel from S. Miniato, Florence, " 40

26. Panel from S. Maria Novella, Florence, " 42

27. Panel from S. Maria Novella, Florence, " 44

28. Panel in Sacristy of S. Pietro in Casinense, Perugia, " 46

29. Panel from Door of Sala del Cambio, Perugia, " 48

30. Panel from lower row of Stalls, S. Maria in Organo, Verona, " 59

31. Panels from Monte Oliveto Maggiore, now in the Cathedral, Siena, " 60

32. Frieze from Monte Oliveto Maggiore, " 62

33. Panel from S. Mark's, Venice, " 68

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