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

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-225952

Description

xiv, 125 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm., "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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Photographic reproduction of plans, drawings, etc.
Architecture Designs and plans Conservation and restoration

Originator

Kissel, Elâeonore.
Vigneau, Erin.
New York Botanical Garden.

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.

Publication

New Castle, DE : Oak Knoll Press ;
Bronx, N.Y. : New York Botanical Garden

Description

xiv, 125 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
"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.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references ( p. 117-118) and index.
Purchase, 2004.

ISBN

9781584562160 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1584562161 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1884718620 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781884718625 (pbk. : alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks TR920.K57 2009

Material Type

Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Edition

2nd ed.