Marquetry by Pierre Ramond

By Pierre Ramond

Книга Marquetry MarquetryКниги English литература Автор: Pierre Ramond Год издания: 2003 Формат: pdf Страниц: 218 Размер: 55.7 MB ISBN: 0892366850 Язык: Русский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:For centuries the artwork of marquetry has been based in Paris, the place the culture has been transmitted merely inside of workshops targeted within the Faubourg Saint-Antoine. the skin global, consequently, has had very restricted wisdom of the suggestions utilized by the masters of this paintings. The ebook of this English-language variation of los angeles Marquetrie supplies amateurs, artwork historians, artistic woodworkers, and conservators entry to a useful physique of data of the recommendations of marquetry, overlaying the heritage of the craft in addition to factors of ways a marqueter's studio is prepared and the fabrics, tools, drawing, coaching, and strategies utilized in the craft. It combines an intensive rationalization of the craft strategies with specific research of interval examples, thereby giving readers a greater realizing of marquetry items and new insights into store practices. The publication is a useful source either for the paintings historian and the practising craftsperson.

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