Das Möbelwerk: Die Möbelformen von Alterthum bis zur mitte des Neunzehnten Jahrhunderts (Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, 1926) by Hermann Schmitz is an illustrated catalogue of furniture history. The book starts with an introduction to the history of various furniture pieces and their periodical development. Most of the contents is furniture photographs or art works displaying various pieces of furniture in a chronological order from 200 BCE to the 19th century.
The text is in German. The book is lavishly illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings.
Our copy in stock is in good condition for its age. The pages are clean, no markings. There is some toning on the edges of the pages. The binding is fine. The covers show edge wear and some signs of shelf wear and use.