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Repairing and restoring furniture

the complete manual, 17th-20th century

by V. J. Taylor

  • 333 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by David & Charles, Distributed by Sterling Pub. Co. in Newton Abbot, Devon, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture -- Repairing.,
  • Furniture finishing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 221) and index.

    StatementV.J. Taylor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT199 .T38 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1340028M
    ISBN 100715398857
    LC Control Number92224683
    OCLC/WorldCa27058677

    this book is a good reference for furniture finishing and restoration. Solid information about how to identify antique furniture and it's finishes and then how to repair it. it has information about staining, french polishing, and gilding among others. A straight forward, interesting book that will help me in many furture projects. We are “the one stop shop” for all your antique restoration and furniture hardware needs. This is why Furniture Knowledge was created, as this is where you will be able to gain complete access to all the necessary supplies you need to help your craftsmanship and perform a stellar Antique Furniture Repair.

      She is experienced in repairing books, resewing bindings, and protecting books, along with general book care and organization. This . Furniture restoration is helpful when the objects have lost their charm and the owner wants to rejuvenate the original functionality and beauty of the furniture. While repairing a furniture ends up losing its market value; on the other hand, restoration makes it worth every penny. That is why the process of restoration is considered more than.

    Restoring and Refinishing Furniture - Virginie Manuel Book - Reading ebooks. We lovingly restore both personal and family Bibles. We have repaired Bibles that are practically new as well as antique Bibles that are over years old. We can help you by custom repairing or rebinding your personal bible. For many customers, full leather re-covering and new gold imprinting is the best option. Why have your Bible restored?


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