The Painter, Gilder, and Varnisher's Companion Comprising the manufacture and test of pigments, the arts of painting, graining, marbling, staining, sign-writing, varnishing, glass-staining, and gilding on glass; together with coach painting and varnishing, and the principles of the harmony and contrast of colors.
Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird & Co., 1900. 27th ed., rev., enl. and in great part rewritten. Hardcover. Vermillion embossed cloth covers, gilt embossed title and design on spine. Patterned endpapers.xx, 395 pp., (1) and 31 pp ads at rear. Packed with useful recipes and ideas and guidance. More