Penrose's Pictorial Annual. The Process Year Book for 1899 - A Review of the Graphic Arts

By: Gamble, William (ed.)

Price: NZ$150.00

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Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Covers with moderate rubbing and fading. A few small nicks to cloth in spine and at corners of boards. Binding a little shaken. A 3/4" tear to blank margin of one leave.; viii, 108 pages + frontispiece + plates (1 folding) + [50] pages advertisements. Illustrated tan cloth boards. Page dimensions: 245 x 175mm. Numerous illustrations, a few in colour. The subject matter of this annual is different printing processes, including for photographic prints. Contents includes "A New Three-Colour Chart" by John C. Warburg (page 13); "The Defining Power of Lenses" by Chapman Jones (page 20); "Photogravure with a screen grain" by H. Wilmer (page 39); "Etching Fluids for Copper" by Colonel J. Waterhouse (page 73); "On Progress in Indirect Reproduction of Colours" by Leon Vidal (page 94). Frontispiece illustration is a photogravure of Kitchener of Khartoum.

Title: Penrose's Pictorial Annual. The Process Year Book for 1899 - A Review of the Graphic Arts

Author Name: Gamble, William (ed.)

Categories: Category Available, test2,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Penrose & Co.: (1899)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 21035