Marbled Paper: Its History, Techniques, and Patterns With Special References to the Relationship of Marbling

Wolfe, Richard J.

Published by Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, 1990
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For 250 years after its introduction to Europe around 1600, the method of decorating paper known as marbling reigned supreme as the chief means of embellishing the fine work of hand-bookbinders.

Richard J. Wolfe reconstructs the rise and fall of the craft and offers the most comprehensive account available of its history, techniques, and patterns.

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Title: Marbled Paper: Its History, Techniques, and ...
Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Univ of Pennsylvania Pr
Publication Date: 1990
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Book Description University of Pennsylvania Press, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Reconstructs the rise and fall of the craft of marbling, and offers the most comprehensive written account available of its history, techniques, and patterns: With Special Reference to the Relationship of Marbling to Bookbinding in Europe and the Western World. The author, a rare book librarian and practicing marbler, has personally tracked down and sorted out historical records of marbling from their original sources. The book is the results of his more than twenty-five years of research and practical experience. Over 350 color and 80 b&w illustrations. Notes. Index. xvi, 245 pp. Fine Hardcover in full black cloth w/ Fine dj. University Press. Seller Inventory # 1089

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