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Title:
Painted America: The Colors of Historic Buildings
ISBN: 9780891332633
Book #: 011013

Author: Moss, Roger W. [Editor]
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Publisher: The Preservation Press
Place: Washington, D.C.
Year: 1994
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Near Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
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Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Color illustrated wraps, 318 pages, Notes, Bibliography, Index, illustrated in color and black-and-white. Wraps very lightly soiled. “In 1989 Paint in America: A Symposium on Architectural Decorative Paints brought together sixteen experts on every aspect of historic paint from history to chemistry. In addition to the symposium lectures, this book includes a chapter on the English background of the early paints of British settlers, a recent survey of early American paint colors, and a glossary of historic pigments. Chapters reflect the various points of view of those who approach paint and its use from different backgrounds. The authors are architectural historians, paint investigators, and painting conservators. The authors provide a unified and virtually complete reference work on historic architectural paint in this country.” Quantity Available: 0. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 5 oz. Category: Architecture; Art & Design. ISBN: 0891332634. ISBN/EAN: 9780891332633. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 011013.