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

With contributions from a global staff of specialists and interviews with vital artists, this quantity presents an all-encompassing advisor to priceless historical past wisdom in technical paintings historical past, artists' fabrics, clinical tools of exam and documentation, with sections that current various ways and strategies for therapy, together with consolidation, lining, cleansing, retouching, and varnishing. The publication concludes with a piece that includes problems with preventive conservation, garage, delivery, exhibition, lights, 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 working towards work conservators and artwork historians, curators, administrators, creditors, buyers, artists, and scholars of artwork and artwork heritage with priceless info and guidance.

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