TITLE

Ralph Mayer's TECHNICAL QUESTION & ANSWER PAGE

AUTHOR(S)
Mayer, Ralph
PUB. DATE
September 1965
SOURCE
American Artist;Sep1965, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents questions and answers related to art, including whether there is a foolproof method for laying gold leaf directly on Bristol paper, concerns when painting on velvet, and a request for a list of the standard sizes for picture frames and glass.
ACCESSION #
52669093

 

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