The Frick Collection has opened a window into century French high taste through Gouthière's creative genius. The exhibition, Pierre Gouthière: Virtuoso Gilder at the French Court, is on view, along with a series of programs, through Feb.
Intricately hand carved Cristal French bedroom furniture collection is beautifully crafted from solid mahogany wood & finished with Silver Leaf, applied using traditional techniques from Crown French Furniture.
paint the entire piece anchor grey and then silver leaf the raised areas, touch up all the silver leaf boo-boos, then hit it with some antiquing glaze and clear wax to seal it. Wait hours until it's tacky, then apply the silver leaf, let that dry over