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Published by National Gallery of Art, Oxford University Press [distributor] in Washington, New York, Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pigments.,
  • Artists" materials.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRobert L. Feller, editor. Vol. 1.
ContributionsFeller, Robert L.
The Physical Object
Pagination300p. ;
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22329744M
ISBN 100894680862

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Each volume concentrates on different pigments. The series is an Encyclopedic Reference intended for: The Practicing Artist, The Art Historian, The Conservator, The Curator and the The Conservation Scientist. Each volume concentrates on different pigments. "Artists' pigments series: an encyclopedic reference [intended] For the practicing artist to learn a pigment's color, hiding power, lightfastness, toxicity, compatibility; For the art historian to know how an artist worked, what pigments were used, whether they were pure or mixed, opaque or transparent, layered or not; . Buy Artists' Pigments: v A Handbook of Their History and Characteristics: Vol 2 New edition by Ashok, R., Roy, Ashok (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Artists' pigments. Washington: National Gallery of Art, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication.

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