If you like conservation of organic materials, or tricky treatments, take a look at this lighthearted but interesting article. A couple of the works depicted do look unrestorable, and are even being called "self-destructive" in the article.
45th Annual Meeting- Paintings Specialty Session, June 1, 2017- “Mapping a Way Forward: Bringing an artwork back from self-destruction, by Per Knutås and Samantha Springer” - Confession time. Having done my third-year intern in the Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA), I was already familiar with the artwork and treatment involved in t...
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