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Paint in America : the colors of historic buildings / Roger W. Moss, editor.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Colors of historic buildings
Originator
Moss, Roger W., 1940-
Paint in America--a Symposium on Architectural and Decorative Paints (1989 : Lexington, Mass.)
Publication
Washington, D.C. : Preservation Press, National Trust for Historic Preservation
Contents
Colonial and federal America : accounts of early painting practices / Abbott Lowell Cummings and Richard M. Candee -- House painting in Britain : sources for American paints, 1615 to 1830 / Ian C. Bristow -- Nineteenth-century paints : a documentary approach / Roger W. Moss -- The early American palette : colonial paints color revealed / Frank S. Welsh -- Colonial Williamsburg colors : a changing spectrum / Thomas H. Taylor, Jr., and Nicholas A. Pappas -- Paint decoration at Mount Vernon : the revival of eighteenth-century techniques / Matthew J. Mosca -- The color of change : a nineteenth-century Massachusetts house / Myron O. Stachiw -- An early colonial mural : the conservation of wall paintings / Christy Cunningham-Adams -- A Victorian trompe l'oeil : the restoration of distemper paints / Morgan W. Phillips -- Analyzing paint samples : investigation and interpretation / Andrea M. Gilmore -- Pigments and media : techniques in paint analysis / Eugene Farrell -- Painting techniques : surface preparation and application / Brian Powell -- A survey of paint technology : the composition and properties of paints / Morgan W. Phillips -- Historic and modern oil paints : composition and conservation / Richard Newman -- House paint pigments : composition and use, 1600 to 1850 / Richard Newman and Eugene Farrell.
Date
c1994.
Description
318 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-311) and index.
Papers from Paint in America--a Symposium on Architectural and Decorative Paints, held in Lexington, Mass., 1989.
ISBN
0891332553
GUSN
149240
Call Number
HisPres. TP934.P317 1994 c.2
Stacks TP934.P317 1994 c.1
Descriptive terms
Color Conservation and restoration Congresses.
Paint Congresses.
Places
United States

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