Author:Child, Graham


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World Mirrors 1650-1900

By: Child, Graham

Price: $185.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby's Publications: 1990

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16810

ISBN: 0856673552

Condition: Very Good

underlining to three lines in the introduction. This is the most comprehensive book on mirrors. The first two chapters concern mirror glass and techniques and are illustrated with 22 figures. The remaining chapters discuss and illustrate mirrors from England, France, Germany and Northern Europe, Italy, Scandinavia, Spain and Portugal, and the United States, as well as Chinese mirror and reveres glass painting. In all, 846 mirrors are described and illustrated. The final sections are Symbols and Emblems, Glossary, Bibliography, and List of Names. View more info