Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

 Previous item  Up One Level Next item


A MARBLING SIZE that has been put into proper condition to receive the colors by the addition of OX-GALL , so that when the colors are dropped on they will spread evenly. The correct amount of gall will cause a drop of marbling color to expand to its maximum without thinning. See also: MARBLING .

(335 )

[Search all CoOL documents]

Timestamp: Saturday, 19-Nov-2011 13:18:38 PST
Retrieved: Tuesday, 20-Aug-2019 01:05:47 GMT