in Who's Who
P ublished online November 2015 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 99 words.
Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — Lifestyle, Home, and Garden.
(c.1515–c.1586), French Huguenot architect and engraver whose two volumes on Les Plus Excellents Bastiments de France (1576 and 1579) are a precious document in the history of the...
Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — Cookery, Food, and Drink.
Wood from coniferous trees of the genus Picea, which is often used for carving or furniture construction; however as the word ‘spruce’ derives from the word ‘Prussia’ it may also ...