Easton, Phoebe Jane: Marbling. A History and a Bibliography.
Los Angeles, Dawson's Book Shop, 1983. 4to. xiv + 196 pp. + colour plates. With tipped-in marbled paper samples.
Limited to 850 copies, of which this is no. 415. Original oatmeal cloth with a marbled paper sample inlaid on front cover. Very fine / as new.
With chapters on ”Suminagashi: The Japanese Way with Marbled Paper”, ”The Near East”, ”Europe” (Origins of Marbling, Italy, France, England, Germany, Scandinavia, The Low Countries), ”America”, ”Marbling: Past & Present Uses” (Collectors, Marbled Paper Patterns, Mechanical Marbling, Marbled Patterns on Other Media), ”Resources for the Study of Marbled Papers”, ”Appendix” (Glossary, Marbling Methods, Franklin D. Roosevelt Marbled Christmas Books), and index.
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