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Books and materials relating to the applied arts after WWI; their use in architecture & interior design; the design of handworked and manufactured objects including: ceramics, metalwork, wood, jewelry, textiles, glass, furniture, graphics, clocks & watches, toys, leather, etc.

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Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, Glass Paints, Varnishes and Brushes: Their History Manufacture and Use, Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, 1923, 4to (11.25" x 8.75"), HB, brown cloth boards w/ gilt titles & yellow decorations, G / none. See below for details.

Hinge cracked, front signature a bit loose, inscription of previous owner to front pastedown & ink traces from this to ffep, pages are foxed, particularly in front & rear. White spotting to boards, spine age darkened & fraying at top, corners worn.

Glass section, 208 pp., Paint & Brushes section, 178 pp, + index, xxii. Educational/advertising piece/catalog from the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company. Glass section includes information on the history of glass, the manufacturing of plate glass (focused on this company), the different types of glass (with beautiful color illustrations of stained glass panels), and the uses of plate glass in buildings, mirrors, furniture, automobiles, shop displays, etc. Paint section includes several pages of color chips with tissue guard, and several color illustrations, as well as information on the history, manufacture, and uses of paint and brushes.    [Book ID # 583]


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