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Period Finishes and Effects
By Judith Miller and James Merrell (photographer)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Rizzoli Intl Pubns
Publication date April 1, 2003
Pages 180
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780847825196
ISBN-10 0847825191
Dimensions 0.50 by 9.75 by 11.50 in.
Weight 2.10 lbs.
Original list price $29.95
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:
Paint finishes and effects are now established as an essential component of every decorator's range of skills. Here, for the first time in paperback, is bestselling authors Judith and Martin Miller's fully illustrated practical guide to the secrets of the surface finishes and effects that complement period homes and furniture. Each chapter is illustrated by inspirational photographs showing how different finishes were used in decorative schemes and includes practical step-by-step sequences demonstrating how amateurs can achieve authentic-looking finishes and effects. By focusing on authentic-looking period finishes, this book answers a need that is not fulfilled by any other paint-finish or do-it-yourself manual.

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With Martin Miller | from Rizzoli Intl Pubns (September 1, 1992)
9780847815692 | details & prices | 10.00 × 12.00 × 1.00 in. | 2.75 lbs | List price $40.00
About: Demonstrates a variety of finishing techniques, including milk paint, stencilling, broken color, woodgraining, marbling, ornamental finishes, trompe l'oeil, and aging paint
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from Rizzoli Intl Pubns (April 1, 2003)
9780847825196 | details & prices | 180 pages | 9.75 × 11.50 × 0.50 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Paint finishes and effects are now established as an essential component of every decorator's range of skills.

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