Lot 10 of 443:
Polychromatic Decoration in the Medieval Styles 1882  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Polychromatic Decoration as Applied to Buildings in the Medieval Styles

Author:
Audsley, W. & G.

Place:
London

Publisher:
H Sotheran & Co.

Date:
1882

Description:

vi, [2], 32 pp. 36 color plates, some with gilt. Includes introductory text and annotations for each plate. 40x29 cm (16x11") bound in library's brown cloth, gilt spine. 

The processes of oil painting, tempera, and wax painting are discussed, as well as design transfer and execution and design and color principles.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some soiling to cloth with rubbing to extremities; Library of Philadelphia bookplate to front pastedown, no other library markings, interior with some toning, scattered finger soiling; very good.


 
Item number:
305719
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