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Re: [BKARTS] Protecting books from sunlight



Pam - how about a decorative folding screen positioned to protect the
cabinet? You could even add some of your papers, printings, or artwork to
the protected side for additional display.

Lee
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Book_Arts-L [mailto:BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Pam
> Maines
> Sent: Thursday, December 07, 2006 3:37 PM
> To: BOOK_ARTS-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [BKARTS] Protecting books from sunlight
>
>
> I have recently inherited a family heirloom "china cabinet," with
> wood shelves and back and glass sides and doors, in which I'd like to
> display my book arts collection.  The only wall which will
> accommodate the cabinet gets some morning sun (at an angle) from
> adjacent windows which can't be blocked entirely by existing shades.
> I don't really want to cover the sides of the cabinet if I can avoid
> it but don't want to harm the books.
>
> If anyone can suggest a solution, I'd welcome your advice.
>
> Thanks!
> Pam
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