Textile Identification, Conservation, and Preservation.

King, Rosalie Rosso.

Published by Noyes Publications, Park Ridge, New Jersey, 1985
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Title: Textile Identification, Conservation, and ...

Publisher: Noyes Publications, Park Ridge, New Jersey

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Hardcover


9.25" x 6.25". 361pp. Black cloth covered boards with gilt lettering; in original white pictorial dust jacket with blue lettering. Minor edge wear to book; dust jacket has edge wear and a small tear that was repaired with tape by previous owner; else a near fine copy. This book includes "both simple and complex processes that relate to techniques used in both the arts and sciences. The process of identification and conservation must be exacting to insure that mistakes are not made which would impair the beauty or lasting quality of the textile piece. An indepth understanding of fibers, assemblages of fibers, and fabrics, plus a study of their reaction to cleaning procedures, is necessary to insure that furture generations will have the opportuinity to enjoy textile pieces currently being produced as well as those collected from the past." A must have for the preservationist. Bookseller Inventory # 8461

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