I got this link from ArtLex....there is helpful
information under "acid free" (more so than archival).
Maybe someone else know of a book... I know my paper
making books go into details on making work
--- Joe Cox <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Can anyone direct me to a book or books that deals
> with archival issues in painting. A book that
> answer questions like is masonite a suitable
> material to paint on? What kind of glue is best to
> use in gluing canvas to a board? Should oil paints
> only be painted on an oil primed surface? All of my
> books only deal with painting techniques and very
> little technical issues on how to prepare your
> painting surface.
> Thanks and Blessings,