The Art of The Plasterer; An account of the decorative development of the craft chiefly in England from the XVIth to the XVIIIth [16th-18th] century with chapters on the stucco of the classic period and of the Italian renaissance also on Sgraffito Pargetting Scottish Irish and modern plasterwork. Plastering, George P. Bankart.

The Art of The Plasterer; An account of the decorative development of the craft chiefly in England from the XVIth to the XVIIIth [16th-18th] century with chapters on the stucco of the classic period and of the Italian renaissance also on Sgraffito Pargetting Scottish Irish and modern plasterwork

London: B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1908. First edition. Cloth over Boards, library binding. Quarto, pp. 350, indexed, illustrated with over 400 b/w & color plates. Ex-library. Very good; sunned spine. Item #19860

A comprehensive treatise of the decorative bearing of the plasterer's art, as opposed to its mechanical side. Describes the development of the plasterer's art, and illustrates the richness of the examples still left to us in Great Britain. The sturdy library binding makes this a very good working copy. A scarce title.

Price: $170.00

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