By Joyce Hill Stoner, Rebecca Rushfield
Conservation of Easel Paintings is the 1st complete textual content at the background, philosophy, and strategies of therapy of easel work that mixes either idea with perform.
With contributions from a world staff of specialists and interviews with vital artists, this quantity offers an all-encompassing consultant to invaluable heritage wisdom in technical artwork heritage, artists' fabrics, medical tools of exam and documentation, with sections that current various methods and techniques for therapy, together with consolidation, lining, cleansing, retouching, and varnishing. The publication concludes with a piece that includes problems with preventive conservation, garage, transport, exhibition, lights, issues of safety, and public outreach.
Conservation of Easel Paintings is an important source within the education of conservation scholars and may supply generations of working towards work conservators and paintings historians, curators, administrators, creditors, buyers, artists, and scholars of artwork and artwork historical past with necessary info and guidance.