Unravelling Textiles, A Handbook for the Preservation of Textile Collections

London: Archetype Publications, 2000.

Hardcover. Near fine. 174 pp, in original illustrated boards; no dust jacket. Very mild wear to edges, else as new. Aimed at curators, owners of textile collections, collection management staff, conservators, and conservation students. Includes an overview of the most common fibres, production processes, and techniques of decoration; description of the degradation processes and effects of temperature, humidity, light, and air pollution; guidance for documentation, conservation, and restoration. Translated from the Dutch. Includes illustrations and index.

Item #20310

Price: $125.00

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