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Conservation mounting for prints and drawings

Joanna M. Kosek

Conservation mounting for prints and drawings

a manual based on current practice at the British Museum

by Joanna M. Kosek

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Published by Archetype Publications in association with The British Museum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prints -- Conservation and restoration.,
  • Drawing -- Conservation and restoration.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoanna M. Kosek ; with contributions from Christina Angelo ... [et al.].
    ContributionsAngelo, Christina, British Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNE380 .K67 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22594573M
    ISBN 10187313259X

    Journal of the American Institute for Conservation 36(3): Albright, Gary E. [] The conservation of albumen prints (). In Issues in the Conservation of Photographs, ed. Debra Hess Norris, and Jennifer Jae Gutierrez, Readings in Conservation. Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute. PreviouslyFile Size: KB. Oliver Brothers has restored many different types of works on paper: watercolors, lithographs, pastels, wood cuts, drawings, etchings, serigraphs, engravings, old maps, posters, fine art prints, letters, photographs and documents. – “mat-burn”, a darkening of the paper under the mat or at the bevel cut of the window mat, caused by bad. • Conservation Mounting. Conservation Mounting uses materials and techniques to provide protection to framed prints and preserve them from aging. Its main focus is to avoid acid contamination; Hence, the use of acid-free paper, mount boards, adhesives, and working space. Conservation mount boards are readily available today. Gardens on Paper: Prints and Drawings, – Gardens on Paper explores the garden theme in works of art on paper, including 15th-century codices, early engravings, drawings, books, and topographical plans, as well as through images of allegorical, secular, and even imaginary gardens.

    Photo corners are triangular pockets, adhered to a backing board, each of which holds the corner of a rectangular photograph. The advantage of photo corners is that photographs can be easily inserted and removed: corners make it easy to switch photographs in and out of mats and frames.


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