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Saward, Blanche C

Decorative painting : a practical handbook on painting and etching various objects and materials for the decoration of our homes / by B.C. Saward.

London : L. Upcott Gill, [1897]
Physical Description:
xx, 216, [20] p. ; 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1620 .S29 1897
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Printed by A. Bradley, 170, Strand, London.
Date of publication taken from publisher's advertisements inserted at end.
Includes numerous wood-engraved illustrations throughout the text.
Includes index.
Publisher's advertisements: [20] p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt- and black-stamped brown cloth.
Subject Terms:
China painting -- Technique.
Decoration and ornament -- England.
Decoration and ornament -- Technique.
Decorative arts -- England.
Glass painting and staining -- Technique.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Interior decoration -- England.
Stone painting -- Technique.
Textile painting -- Technique.
Publishers' advertisements.
Wood engravings.

  • Painting on textiles
  • Painting on pottery and porcelain
  • Painting on paper, vellum, and leather
  • Painting on glass and wood
  • Painting on stone, metal, etc.

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