The Conservation of Antiquities and Works of Art

The Conservation of Antiquities and Works of Art

Treatment, Repair, and Restoration

Book - 1971
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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 instructions are given on methods of preservation, repair and restoration.
Publisher: London ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1971.
Edition: Second edition.
ISBN: 9780192129604
Branch Call Number: 702.8 PLE
Characteristics: xix, 394 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Werner, Alfred 1911-1979.


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