Alan Isaac Rare Books

Gold Leaf- Production Guides


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Author: Anon

Full title: Production Guides 1 to 4 – 1. – Gold Leaf; 2. Real Gold Foil; 3. Gold Blocking; 4. Aluminium Stamping Foils.

Published by: George M. Whiley (Ruislip, Middlesex, n/d circa 1950)

240 x 180mm. 8p single section booklets. Illust. mono. photographic plates. Colour printed covers.

A complete set of 4 Guides issued by the Technical Advisory service of George Whiley explaining the manufacturing processes of gold-beating by hand, and others.  Includes details of the comapany’s research and design work. Minor edge wear only.  Sold as a set.

Cat. ref. 138