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An Evaluation of Color Change in Nineteenth-Century Grounds on Canvas upon Varnishing and Varnish Removal

Author:
Charola, A. Elena  Search this
Mecklenburg, Marion F.  Search this
Koestler, Robert J.  Search this
Watson, Meredith  Search this
Burnstock, Aviva  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2013
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_115054

Journal of paint technology [microform]

Author:
Federation of Societies for Paint Technology  Search this
Physical description:
9 v. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Microforms
Periodicals
Date:
1966
1966-1975
Topic:
Paint  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
mfm 1108
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_322469

Handbook for the artisan, mechanic, and engineer / by Oliver Byrne

Author:
Byrne, Oliver  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 463 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Date:
1996
1870
Topic:
Grinding and polishing  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Artisans  Search this
Call number:
TJ1280 .B93 1870a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_526638

Uncle Sam / Supplying / the World / with Berry Bros. Hard Oil Finish [trade card]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Advertiser:
Berry Brothers, Ltd. (Detroit, Mich.)  Search this
Lithographer:
Henry Seibert & Bro.  Search this
Names:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
English  Search this
French  Search this
Irish  Search this
Russians  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Trade cards
Place:
Detroit (Mich.)
Scope and Contents:
Uncle Sam in left handing out square cans of Hard Oil Finish to various nationalities. Possibly made for or distributed at the World's Fair in Chicago, 1893, although there is no evidence on the card itself.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0000161-1.tif (AC Scan No.)

AC0060-0000161-2.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Paint, Box 1, Folder Berry Bros.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Globalism  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
advertising  Search this
Paint  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) in art  Search this
Genre/Form:
Trade cards -- 19th century
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints / 1: Business Records and Marketing Material / B
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83554ea3c-dcef-42f6-9ae8-7e61c2ffb0d2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-paints-ref615
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Uncle Sam Supplying the World with / Berry Brothers' Architectural / Finishes. [Trade card]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Advertiser:
Berry Brothers, Ltd. (Detroit, Mich.)  Search this
Names:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Container:
Box 1, Folder Berry Bros
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
English  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Scottish  Search this
Dutch  Search this
Russians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Trade cards
Place:
Detroit (Mich.)
Scope and Contents:
Uncle Sam at left giving John Bull some varnish. Other nationalities in background: Holland walking away at right with can of varnish. Back text lists four kinds of varnish for sale. Possibly made for or distributed at at the Chicago World's Fair of 1893, although there is no evidence of this connection on the card.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0000166 (AC Scan No.)

AC0060-0000167 (AC Scan No.)
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
advertising  Search this
Paint  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Uncle Sam (Symbolic character) in art  Search this
John Bull (Symbolic character)  Search this
Globalism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Trade cards -- 19th century
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Paints / 1: Business Records and Marketing Material / B
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep876f41be7-c67f-480b-a898-0d4342cfc712
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-paints-ref616
Online Media:

Le vernisseur parfait, ou, Manuel du vernisseur par l'auteur du nouveau Teinturier parfait

Author:
Delormois  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 232 18 cm. (12mo)
Type:
Books
Date:
1771
Topic:
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
TP938 .D36 1771
TP938.D36 1771
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_284911

Von Claude Lorrain bis Giovanni Segantini Gemäldeoberfläche und Bildwirkung [Ausstellung, Paul Pfister, Christian Klemm ; Katalog, Paul Pfister, mit Beiträgen von Christian Klemm und Matthias Vogel]

Author:
Pfister, Paul  Search this
Kunsthaus Zürich  Search this
Physical description:
122 pages color illustrations 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
1996
Topic:
Painting--Technique  Search this
Painting, European  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_653795

Very latest methods, special formulas and standard processes : secured in France, England, Belgium and Germany for the manufacture of varnishes

Author:
Mas, Ernest  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. ill., 1 sample ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1889
1889?]
Topic:
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
MSS1626 B
MSS 1626 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_389291

A treatise of japaning [sic] and varnishing : being a compleat discovery of those arts, with the best way of making all sorts of varnish ... : together with above an hundred distinct patterns for japan-work ... engraven on 24 large copper-plates / by John Stalker and George Parker

Author:
Stalker, John  Search this
Parker, George active 17th century  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 84 p., 24 leaves of plates : ill. ; 38 cm. (fol.)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Date:
1688
Topic:
Japanning  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
TP938 .S78 1688
TP938.S78 1688
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_402639

On picture varnishes and their solvents [by] Robert L. Feller, Nathan Stolow [and] Elizabeth H. Jones

Author:
Feller, Robert L  Search this
Stolow, Nathan  Search this
Jones, Elizabeth H  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 251 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1971
Topic:
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Call number:
ND1530 .F318 1971
751 .F25 1971
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_6739

Varnish techniques on strobe / Sappi Fine Paper North America

Author:
Sappi Fine Paper North America  Search this
Physical description:
46 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
2006
Topic:
Print finishing processes  Search this
Photography  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Paper products  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1107516

The painter, gilder, and varnishers companion : comprising the manufacture and test of pigments, the arts of painting, graining, marbling, staining ... / by William T. Brannt

Author:
Brannt, William T (William Theodore) b. 1844  Search this
Publisher:
Henry Carey Baird & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 395 p., 19 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1914
Topic:
Painting, Industrial  Search this
Gilding  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
TT305 .P14 1914
TT305.P14 1914
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_191471

James Watt letter to Samuel Lysons, dated Heathfield, Handsworth, Birmingham, England, 1 December 1797

Correspondent:
Watt, James 1736-1819  Search this
Addressee:
Lysons, Samuel 1763-1819  Search this
Former owner:
Lende, H. W. Jr. DSI  Search this
Author:
H.W. Lende, Jr. Manuscript Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 folded sheets (5 unnumbered pages) : illustrations ; 30 cm or smaller
Type:
Manuscripts
Manuscripts (documents)
Date:
1797
Topic:
Copal  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
MSS 002132 A
Restrictions & Rights:
Use by appointment with Dibner Library staff.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102684

A complete guide for coach painters. Tr. from the French of M. Arlot by A. A. Fesquet. To which is added an appendix, containing information respecting the materials and the practice of coach and car painting and varnishing in the United States and Great Britain

Author:
Arlot  Search this
Fesquet, A. A  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 13-173 p. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1871
Topic:
Carriage and wagon painting  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
TS2030.A7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_99741

Vernis & diaphanites Seurin (brev. s.g.d.g) : Exposition universelle : groupe v, classe 47, no

Title:
Aperçu historique, scientifique et industriel sur les vernis
Publisher:
Seurin, J.  Search this
Printer:
Maréchal, Charles  Search this
Former owner:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.) DSI  Search this
Author:
Paris Universal Exposition of 1878 )  Search this
Subject:
Paris Universal Exposition of 1878 )  Search this
Physical description:
32 pages ; 17 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1878
Topic:
Varnish and varnishing--Exhibitions  Search this
Varnish and varnishing--Catalogs  Search this
Call number:
TP938 .V47 1878
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1090488

On picture varnishes and their solvents [by] Robert L. Feller, Elizabeth H. Jones [and] Nathan Stolow

Author:
Feller, Robert L  Search this
Physical description:
220 pages illustrations 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1959
Topic:
Painting--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
ND1530 .F318
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_124907

Stable varnishes for old master paintings : academisch proefschrift / door Etienne René de la Rie

Author:
De la Rie, Etienne René  Search this
Physical description:
148 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1989
[1989?]
Topic:
Varnish and varnishing--Analysis  Search this
Painting, European--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Gums, resins (natural)  Search this
Paintings, care and treatment  Search this
Call number:
ND1530 .L37
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_878983

On picture varnishes and their solvents / Robert L. Feller, Nathan Stolow, Elizabeth H. Jones

Author:
Feller, Robert L  Search this
Stolow, Nathan  Search this
Jones, Elizabeth H  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 260 p. : ill ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1985
1971
C1985
Topic:
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_895351

[Trade catalogs on paint, varnishes, enamels ... ]

Author:
Arco Company  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<2> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1921
1921-
Topic:
Paint  Search this
Enamel and enameling  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Call number:
053237
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_701150

[Trade catalogs on roofing equipment : roof paints, roofing papers, roofing felt, oils, varnishes, roof putty, roofing brushes ... ]

Author:
Armitage Manufacturing Co  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
189u
[189-?]-
Topic:
Roofing industry  Search this
Roofing paint  Search this
Varnish and varnishing  Search this
Paintbrushes  Search this
Putty  Search this
Asphaltum (Brand name)  Search this
Call number:
053158
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_701176

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