A Practical Manual of House-Painting, Graining, Marbling and Sign-Writing Containing full information on the processes of house-painting in oil and distemper, the formation of letters and practice of sign-writing, the principles of decorative art, a course of elementary drawing for house-painters, writers, etc., and a collectio

Davidson, Ellis A.
Published by Crosby, Lockwood and Son in London 1891
SKU: 45897
Sixth Edition Small 8vo. green clothbound hardback, gilt. 394pp. plus 40pp. and 16pp. Publisher's Catalogues at end. Illustrated with 9 colour plates and line drawings in text. Chapter on lettering has the letter illustrations hand-coloured and adapted for drop shadows by a previous owner who has also made a few notes in ink and pencil to blanks and endpapers. Ink name and date (1892) to half-title. Light soiling to boards with one letter of title filled in with white paint. Light edgewear. Overall a Good+ Copy. ........FOR FURTHER DESCRIPTION, PLEASE ENQUIRE. NEW TITLE TO OUR SHOP STOCK

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