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A short history of glass engraving

by Paul N. Perrot

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Published by Steuben Glass in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glass engraving -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Paul N. Perrot.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK5106 .P46 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 p.
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5434420M
    ISBN 100911442065
    LC Control Number73082156

    Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Full text of "A Short History of Engraving & Etching.   Arthur Mayger Hind (–) was a leading historian of engraving, one of the most highly respected art historians of modern times. Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum and Professor of Fine Art at Oxford, he was the author of the most complete history of etching and engraving that has yet been written. This book, formerly out of print for many years, contains 3/5(2).

    Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook accounts.   Glass is a brittle and transparent canvas for the artist, which must be understood and responded to correctly for the most beautiful and enduring designs to be completed. Stuart and Shirley Palmer, as two of the world's top engravers, understand glass, and have put together a volume on its structure and properties, /5(5).

      A short history of engraving & etching for the use of collectors and students, with full bibliography, classified list and index of engraversPages: The book emphasizes tool care and covers both basic and advanced techniques. The information it contains is ideal for beginning engravers wanting unwrap the age-old secrets of engraving. The author includes tips that will benefit even the most experienced engraver; this work is a must-have for expanding engraving knowledge and delving into the.


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A short history of glass engraving, Hardcover – January 1, by Paul N Perrot (Author)Author: Paul N Perrot. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Perrot, Paul N.

Short history of glass engraving. New York, Steuben Glass [, ©]. The history of glassmaking from its earliest years to artistry in glass is very interesting. The book covers glass-shaping techniques before the discovery of glass-blowing. Glass artisans included painters and engravers, the latter more active after measures to harden glass were by: 5.

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About the Author. Peter Dreiser is the leading glass engraver of our time, specialising in copper wheel engraving, intaglio and relief work.

A short history of glass engraving book Fellow of the Society of Designer Craftsmen and of the Guild of Glass Engravers, his work appears in public and private collections worldwide including the glass collecion of the V&A/5(9). A history of engraving & etching from the 15th century to the year ; being the 3d and fully rev.

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Some artists may combine two or more techniques. A book that's a little bit away from my usual (other than history) yet I must say if there is a book to discuss the history of glass it would be hard to imagine any other authors doing more research than the ones for "Glass a World History." Not only is glass today so ubiquitous but when we are confronted with it it's usually transparent thus Cited by: The history of glass-making dates back to at least 3, BC in Mesopotamia, however some claim they may have been producing copies of glass objects from Egypt.

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the author does not even know nor adhere to the most basic principle of glass engraving:"engraved lines are white, unengraved polished glass is black". there are some interesting paterns, if we would be allowed to use them, a pattern that /5(8).

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