The Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art and Antiquities (Butterworth Series in Conservation and Museology)
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Published by Butterworth-Heinemann .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL7477771M
ISBN 100408108517
ISBN 109780408108515

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Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Faculty of Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art; Twelve-semester Master’s programme (degree subject: conservation and restoration of works of art) Specializations: Conservation and restoration of paintings and polychrome sculpture; Conservation and restoration of books, graphics and antique leather. 1 M. STÜBEL, "Gemälderesraurationen im Jahrhundert," Der Cicerone 18 (): ; and "Gemäl 1 An overall history of the restoration of deteriorated works of art has yet to be written, The field, for that matter, has barely been explored. It was a full thirty years ago that Moritz Stübel argued that historical research into restoration would constitute a major contribution to all. The goal of book restoration and conservation is to restore a book’s function and appearance. A book must be able to be opened and the pages turned without causing damage. Water, soot, mold, poor quality materials, and mishandling all contribute to the deterioration of a volume. Based on more than forty years of practical experience in dealing the wide variety of problems that arise in the conservation of museum objects, this book is the most comprehensive work of its kind in any language. Information is given on the nature of the materials found in museums, libraries, archives and picture galleries; the causes of their deterioration are discussed, and detailed.

Conservation and restoration of works of art and antiquities / Hermann Kuhn ; translated by Alexandra Trone. Uniform Title. Erhaltung und Pflege von Kunstwerken und Antiquitaten. English Also Titled. Erhaltung und Pflege von Kunstwerken und Antiquitaten. Author. Kühn, Hermann, Dr Other Authors. Trone, Alexandra, , (translator.) Published. Buy The Conservation of Antiquities and Works of Art: Treatment, Repair and Restoration 2nd Revised edition by Plenderleith, H.J., Werner, Alfred Emil A. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 3.   Antique books are enduring and functional works of art, and the work that went into producing these books is remarkable by today’s standards. Modern . The conservation and restoration of books, manuscripts, documents and ephemera is an activity dedicated to the preservation and protection of items of historical and personal value made primarily from paper, parchment, and applied to cultural heritage, conservation activities are generally undertaken by a primary goal of conservation is to preserve the lifespan of.