[Paint]. Gardner, Henry A.
Physical and Chemical Examination of Paints, Varnishes, Lacquers and Colors.
Inst. of Paint and Varnish Research
Octavo, pp. 952. Indexed, thoroughly illustrated with b/w drawings and photos
A large, well-illustrated compendium of technical knowledge for the painter and tradesman, including physical tests, chemical analysis information, and specifications for a wide variety of paints, pigments, lacquers, varnishes, and other surface treatments. Uncommon, visually rich and full of technical details, this was THE painter's technical manual in its day.
Edition: Fifth edition
Condition: Good condition, but mild ex-library
Book Id: 14859