Sotheby's Caring for Antiques
A Guide to Handling, Cleaning, Display, and RestorationBook - 1996
Thisis a reference for anyone who owns antiques or works of art and is anxious to give them appropriate care. Illustrations provide the reader with visual reference to aid in the recognition of various states and conditions. The book is written by major conservators from Sotherby's and elsewhere, and describes how to look after a range of objects, spanning furniture, ceramics, metalwork, paintings, clocks, jewellery and textiles.
Publisher: London : Conran Octopus ; [Wappington Falls, N.Y.] : [Distributed in the United States by Antique Collectors' Club Ltd.], 1996.
Edition: Paperback edition.
Copyright Date: ©1992
Branch Call Number: 745.10289 So77a
Characteristics: 192 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Alternative Title: Caring for antiques