An Introduction To Water Gilding

SKU: TBK003010


This book discusses the techniques of water gilding for picture frames. It covers a wide range of techniques from the very begining steps of applying gesso and rabbit skin glue to the final steps of a patina. This book is full of visual description: every page has at least one photograph. Additionally, for era-sensitive pieces, it has a chapter covering Distressing & Antiquing and Contemporary Frames. 37 pages.