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House Paints, 1900-1960
Language: un
Pages: 147
Authors: Harriet A. L. Standeven
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Getty Publications

The versatility of modern commercial house paints has ensured their use in a broad range of applications, including the protection and decoration of historic buildings, the coating of toys and furniture, and the creation of works of art. Historically, house paints were based on naturally occurring oils, gums, resins, and
Conservation of Modern Oil Paintings
Language: en
Pages: 606
Authors: Klaas Jan van den Berg, Ilaria Bonaduce, Aviva Burnstock, Bronwyn Ormsby, Mikkel Scharff, Leslie Carlyle, Gunnar Heydenreich, Katrien Keune
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-17 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Artists’ oil paints have become increasingly complex and diverse in the 20th Century, applied by artists in a variety of ways. This has led to a number of issues that pose increasing difficulties to conservators and collection keepers. A deeper knowledge of the artists’ intent as well as processes associated
Conservation of Easel Paintings
Language: en
Pages: 914
Authors: Joyce Hill Stoner, Rebecca Rushfield
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-29 - Publisher: Routledge

Conservation of Easel Paintings, Second Edition provides a much-anticipated update to the previous edition, which has come to be known internationally as an invaluable and comprehensive text on the history, philosophy and methods of the treatment of easel paintings. Including 49 chapters written by more than 90 respected authors from
Josef Albers
Language: en
Pages: 379
Authors: Josef Albers
Categories: Art, Modern
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

Surveying works in all media, Josef Albers: Minimum Media, Maximum Effect offers a new comprehensive monograph of Josef Albers (1888-1976) focusing on the artist's abiding concern for clarity and simplicity. As the title suggests, Albers strove to attain the maximum effect with minimal media. This selection of works demonstrates the
America, History and Life
Language: en
Authors: Josef Albers
Categories: Canada
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

Article abstracts and citations of reviews and dissertations covering the United States and Canada.