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Author Oddy, W. A.

Title The Art of the Conservator / edited by Andrew Oddy
Published London : published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Press, 1992

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Description 192 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles ; 28 cm
Summary "In this book, experts directly involved in the conservation of eleven important works of art made of different materials - including metals, wood, glass, ceramics and textiles - describe the often nerve-racking problems they faced, and the methods they used to overcome them. An introduction by Andrew Oddy, Keeper of Conservation in the British Museum, outlines the development of modern conservation techniques and current research, as well as discussing changing attitudes to conservation and restoration and the ethical questions involved". -Dust jacket
Analysis Artefacts Conservation
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Art objects -- Conservation and restoration.
Art -- Conservation and restoration.
Art -- Expertising.
Author Oddy, W. A.
British Museum. Trustees.
LC no. 41002056
ISBN 0714120561