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Architectural photoreproductions :a manual for identification and care /Elâeonore Kissel & Erin Vigneau.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Kissel, Elâeonore.
New York Botanical Garden.
Vigneau, Erin.
Publication
Bronx, N.Y. : New York Botanical Garden
New Castle, DE : Oak Knoll Press ;
Contents
Foreword / by Lois Olcott Price -- Co-publisher's preface to the first edition -- Introduction -- Glossary -- How to use the flow chart -- Flowchart for the identification of architectural photoreproductions of drawings and documents -- Photoreproductions. Aniline prints ; Blueprints ; Diazotypes ; Ferrogallic prints ; Photostat prints ; Positive blueprints and pellet prints ; Sepia diazo prints ; Vandyke prints ; Wash-off prints -- Photomechanical reproductions. Electrostatic prints ; Gel-lithographs ; Hectographs -- Appendix 1: Chart: Classiification of architectural photoreproductions -- Appendix 2: Additional reproductions found in architectural archives -- Appendix 3: Notes on the storage of architectural drawings and prints -- Appendix 4: Notes on the exhibition and handling of architectural drawings and prints -- Appendix 5: Current methods of reproducing architectural plans, 1996 / by Kelsey Osborn.
Date
c2009.
Edition
2nd ed.
Description
"A manual for identifying and preserving architectural photoreproductions. Provides a flowchart for identification through visual examination. Includes sections on terminology, history and use of the printing process, manufacture, degradation, exhibition, and storage. Five appendices, a bibliography, and an index"--Provided by publisher.
xiv, 125 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references ( p. 117-118) and index.
Purchase, 2004.
ISBN
1584562161 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1884718620 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781584562160 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781884718625 (pbk. : alk. paper)
GUSN
225952
Call Number
Stacks TR920.K57 2009
Descriptive terms
Architecture Designs and plans Conservation and restoration
Photographic reproduction of plans, drawings, etc.
Material Type
Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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