Item #31762 Colour Printing and Colour Printers; With a Chapter on Modern Processes by W. Gamble. R. M. Burch.

Colour Printing and Colour Printers; With a Chapter on Modern Processes by W. Gamble

New York: Baker & Taylor, 1910. First edition. Hardcover. 280p + 33 plates, 22 in color. Withdrawn ex-lib., with usual marks. One 4-page gathering of the preface is detached. No jacket, if issued. Good (slightly shaken). Item #31762

Very thorough account of color printing in books and prints from the 15th century through photomechanical reproduction--chiaroscuro, aquatint, chromolithography, and many more.  Emphasis on the 18th and 19th centuries in England and Europe.  The "modern methods" are chiefly those for reproducing color photographs.

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