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The Winterthur guide to caring for your collection

Author: Gregory J Landrey
Publisher: Winterthur, Del. : Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum ; Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England [distributor], ©2000.
Series: Winterthur decorative arts series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Offers advice from conservators at the Winterthur Museum on how to properly care for art objects of value, including when to polish silver, where to store the family bible, and when to repair paintings or samplers.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory J Landrey
ISBN: 0912724528 9780912724522
OCLC Number: 44133000
Description: 154 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: General care --
Science and your collection --
Books, manuscripts, and ephemera --
Organic materials --
Ceramics and glass --
Textiles --
Photographs --
Metals --
Works of art on paper --
Paintings --
Furniture --
Gilded frames.
Series Title: Winterthur decorative arts series.
Other Titles: Caring for your collection
Responsibility: Gregory J. Landrey [and others].

Abstract:

Offers advice from conservators at the Winterthur Museum on how to properly care for art objects of value, including when to polish silver, where to store the family bible, and when to repair paintings or samplers.

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Introduction Gregory J. Landrey 5 Chapter 1: General Care by Gregory J. Landrey with Robert W. Hoag 9 Chapter 2: Science and Your Collection by Kate Duffy and Janice Carlson 19 Chapter 3: Books, Manuscripts, and Ephemera by Lois Olcott Price 31 Chapter 4: Organic Materials by Bruno P. Pouliot 45 Chapter 5: Ceramics and Glass by Margaret A. Little 57 Chapter 6: Textiles by Linda Eaton 67 Chapter 7: Photographs by Debra Hess Norris 79 Chapter 8: Metals by Margaret A. Little 91 Chapter 9: Works of Art on Paper by John Krill and Betty Fiske 103 Chapter 10: Paintings by Mark F. Bockrath 115 Chapter 11: Furniture by Michael S. Podmaniczky 125 Chapter 12: Gilded Frames by Michael S. Podmaniczky and Mary C. Peterson 135 Resources: Professional Organizations, Institutions with Analytical Facilities, Selected List of Suppliers, Suggested Readings & Selected Web Sites 141 List of Illustrations 147 About the Authors 153

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