Discovering and Restoring Antique Furniture: A Practical Illustrated Guide for the Buyer and Restorer of Period Antique Furniture by Michael Bennett, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Discovering and Restoring Antique Furniture: A Practical Illustrated Guide for the Buyer and Restorer of Period Antique Furniture

Discovering and Restoring Antique Furniture: A Practical Illustrated Guide for the Buyer and Restorer of Period Antique Furniture

by Michael Bennett
     
 
Own gallery-quality antiques at a fraction of the price if you master the three major elements of successful antiquing: discovering the secrets of construction that help you date the furniture, restoring damaged structures and surfaces, and applying the finishing techniques to return the piece to its original luster. Instruction on metalwork and other specialist

Overview

Own gallery-quality antiques at a fraction of the price if you master the three major elements of successful antiquing: discovering the secrets of construction that help you date the furniture, restoring damaged structures and surfaces, and applying the finishing techniques to return the piece to its original luster. Instruction on metalwork and other specialist processes makes it possible to save even the most difficult-to-repair finds. These tips and techniques will help you reach satisfying results. 160 pages (50 in color), 150 b/w illus., 8 1/4 X 10 1/2.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780304347407
Publisher:
Cassell P L C
Publication date:
06/01/1996
Pages:
157
Product dimensions:
8.71(w) x 11.03(h) x 0.48(d)

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