Care and Repair of Antiques and Collectables : A Step-by-Step Guide

By: Miller, Judith

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From upholstering a buttonback chair to adjusting jewellry clasps, from repiling Persian rugs to retouching decoration on ceramics, this book explains how to care for and restore a range of familiar pieces whether they are valuable antiques or personal treasures.

In this practical reference guide, Miller draws on her vast experience to guide readers through simple yet professional techniques in cleaning, repairing and maintaining pieces in the most appropriate way -- including when to call in an expert. This guide has everything to help restore favourite pieces to their former glory.

Title: Care and Repair of Antiques and Collectables : A Step-by-Step Guide

Author Name: Miller, Judith

Categories: Book, Furniture, Antiques/Collecting,

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Mitchell Beazley: 1997

ISBN Number: 1857324277

ISBN Number 13: 9781857324273

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New Jacket

Seller ID: 001313

Description: Comprehensive discussion with many full-color pictures and illustrations. Covers, furniture, canework, carpets, ceramics, upholstery and more. Bound in ivory cloth with gold lettering on spine. Indexed, list of all necessary tools proceeds each section.

Keywords: ANTIQUES CONSERVATION RESTORATION COLLECTIBLES CARE