Lacquer Work - A Practical Exposition of the Art of Lacquering Together with Valuable Notes for the Collector

by G. Koizumi (Author)
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This antique book contains a practical exposition of the art of lacquering, together with valuable notes for the collector. Containing detailed, step-by-step instructions and helpful photographs, this guide is suitable for any level of expertise and will constitute a book of considerable value to those with an interest in correct lacquer work. The chapters of this book include: 'Lacquer', 'Ground Work', 'Materials Needed for the Ground Work', 'Decoration', 'Finishing', 'Toning', and 'Hints for Identifying Antique From Modern Lacquer'. Many antique texts such as this are increasingly costly and hard to come by, and it is with this in mind that we are proudly republishing this text here complete with a new introduction on wood finishing.

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January 08, 2021
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