The Theory and Practice of Goldsmithing by Erhard Brepohl, translated by Charles Lewton-Brain
(Theorie und Praxis des Goldschmieds) by Prof. Dr. Erhard Brepohl translated by Charles Lewton-Brain, edited by Tim McCreight
This massive text has long been the standard reference for European jewelers and is now available for the first time to English-speaking craftspeople. It is a comprehensive collection of information about materials, tools and techniques of metalsmithing with unique emphasis on the science and calculations behind familiar studio practice.
560 pages, hardcover
8" by 10" with dust jacket
277 B&W photos
114 charts and tables