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Making Tiffany lamps : how to create museum-quality authentic reproductions

Archer, Hugh (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Prince Rupert Library.

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Prince Rupert Library 748.5028 Arch (Text) 33294002049856 Adult Non-Fiction Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780811735957
  • ISBN: 0811735958
  • Physical Description: print
    107 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: First edition..
  • Publisher: Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania : Stackpole Books, 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: The Tiffany legacy -- Preparing the pattern -- Grouting the mold -- Selecting the art glass -- Assembling the tiles -- Releasing the shade -- Attaching the rim -- Reinforcing the shade -- Applying a patina and finishing.
Summary, etc.: "This book contains step-by-step color photos that illustrate the entire lamp-making process, from cutting the pattern and selecting glass to assembling tiles and soldering a shade. It presents how-to techniques and construction secrets from one of the country's top Tiffany lamp artists. It features never-before-published secrets for creating an authentic patina. It includes large-scale images of 30 finished lamps as well as close-ups of shade details."--
Subject: Glass craft -- Patterns
Glass painting and staining -- Patterns
Glass lampshades

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