Painting Materials: A Short Encyclopedia by R. J. Gettens, G. L. Stout
Museum curators, conservators, painters, teachers, and students will find this volume an outstanding reference.
An encyclopedic collection of specialized data rather than a handbook of art instruction, its five-part treatment covers mediums, adhesives, and film substances; pigments and inert materials; solvents, diluents, and detergents; supports; and tools and equipment.
Softcover, 368 pages, 0.8 x 5.4 x 8.4 inches
Reprint of the 1942 edition.
Pigments and Inert Materials
"Solvents, Diluents, and Detergents"
Tools and Equipment