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Savory, Charles H., author, publisher.

The practical carver and gilder's guide, and picture frame makers companion : containing information on the various departments of the trade in gilding and re-gilding picture and looking glass frames, console tables, what-nots, &c. : interior and exterior gilding : silvering plate glass : the restoration of oil paintings, cleaning old engravings, &c. : with chapters on mitreing-up mouldings, mount cutting, mounting engravings, maps, photographs, etc. : French polishing, varnishing, and staining : and a number of useful receipts / by Charles H. Savory.

Fifth edition.
London : Kent & Co., 23, Paternoster Row ; Cirencester : C.H. Savory, St. John Street, [approximately 1877?]
Physical Description:
xv, [2], 18-205, [19] pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK9704.5 .S28 1890
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Publication date from Simon.
With an added wood-engraved title page.
Simon, J. Art of the picture frame
Includes publisher's and trade advertisements, [19] pages at end, signed continuously.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original green printed paper covered boards.
Subject Terms:
Art objects -- Conservation and restoration -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Gilding -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Picture frames and framing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Wood egravings -- 1877
Publisher's advertisements.
Handbooks and manuals.
W. Kent and Co., publisher.

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