Thesaurus / marbling


The mistake which is commonly made in marbling is, that too little attention is paid to the size and color.

Colors which are used for painting, lithography and printing with the greatest success may be entirely unfit for marbling.

It is decorated with designs in red line, imitating cordage and marbling, and drawings of plants, ostriches and ships.

For marbling books or paper, dissolve four ounces of gum arabac in two quarts of water, and pour it into a broad vessel.

The preparation of ox-gall to be used in marbling is simple.

Before closing the article on marbling, I will add a few words to the precautions to be observed while marbling.

The objections of the consumers of my marbling colors who use tragacanth, are, that they consider the edges too pale.

This kind of marbling is the most profitable of the veined marbles because it can be produced very rapidly.

The right point has been reached when the marbling is distributed evenly.

The marbling bath must be of the same temperature as the room.

opposites of marbling

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