Traugott Wöhrlin: A Short History of Art for Carpenters. DVA Verlag (Hardcover, Art)

A Short History of Art for Carpenters

A Manual for Carpenters

Original Title: Kleine Kunstgeschichte für Schreiner
With photographs / illustrations from Traugott Wöhrlin

Hardcover, 240 pages, 14.8 x 21.0 cm, 5.8 x 8.3 in., 630 b/w illustrations
ISBN: 978-3-421-03417-5
€ 38.00 [D] | € 39.10 [A] | CHF 49.90 * (* rec. retail price) recommended retail price

Publishing House: DVA Bildband

Date of publication: September 9, 2003
This title is available.


Rights sold to: Czech Republic (GRADA), Poland (Arkady)

Traugott  Wöhrlin - A Short History of Art for Carpenters


This short history of art is the tried and tested manual for carpenters in a new, revised and extended edition.

The development of furniture culture and interior decoration are closely linked with the development of styles and the cultural, economic and social backgrounds of the individual epochs. The de-scriptions are brief and informative, hand drawings of furniture, buildings and ornamental details underline the interrelations and link them together in a history of style in Europe. It is not only the historical epochs which are described, however, the many different movements in the more recent history of design are also covered

- An introduction to the history of styles
- More than 600 drawings
- For carpenters, trainees, students and teachers
- 30.000 copies sold


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