Title Engraved Gems : The Ionides Collection.
Binding Hardcover in DJ
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition Good
Publisher Northwestern University Press 1968
Seller ID 2300
114 pp 9 color and 130 black and white illus." Gem engraving was a major art in ancient times, notably in the Greek and Roman civilizations...he discusses the techniques, materials, and subject matter...he also examines the Renaissance and eighteenth century copies of Classical gems."