Conservation of Easel Paintings is the 1st accomplished textual content at the background, philosophy, and techniques of therapy of easel work that mixes either concept with perform.

With contributions from a global crew of specialists and interviews with vital artists, this quantity offers an all-encompassing consultant to valuable historical past wisdom in technical paintings background, artists' fabrics, clinical equipment of exam and documentation, with sections that current various techniques and strategies for therapy, together with consolidation, lining, cleansing, retouching, and varnishing. The e-book concludes with a bit that includes problems with preventive conservation, garage, delivery, exhibition, lighting fixtures, questions of safety, and public outreach.

Conservation of Easel Paintings is a vital source within the education of conservation scholars and may offer generations of practising work conservators and paintings historians, curators, administrators, creditors, buyers, artists, and scholars of paintings and paintings historical past with priceless info and guidance.

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