Meubles et Decors Peints (Painted Furniture and Decor) illustrates the various techniques of 17th and 18th century traditional, hand-painted furniture and decor. With a focus on venetian-inspired motifs and ornaments, this book explains the techniques employed in recreating this aesthetic. Additionally, it includes information on the various materials, preparations, and colors needed. Contains a great collection of close-up photographs illustrating the step-by-step process of creating different styles one can apply to a wide variety of decoration.
- Hundreds of high quality, full page photographs
- Techniques for the preparation of and painting on wood
- Contains over 50 diffferent varieties and styles of furniture decoration
- 255 pages