Historical and philosophical issues in the conservation of cultural heritage /

This is the first comprehensive collection of texts on the conservation of art and architecture to be published in the English language. Designed for students of art history as well as conservation, the book consists of forty-five texts, some never before translated into English and many originally...

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Imprint:Los Angeles : Getty Conservation Institute, ©1996.
Description:xvii, 500 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Language:English
Series:Readings in conservation
Readings in conservation.
Subject:Art -- Conservation and restoration.
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration.
Conservatie.
Cultuurgoed.
Filosofische aspecten.
Restauratie.
Art -- Conservation et restauration.
Architecture -- Conservation et restauration.
Architecture -- Conservation and restoration.
Art -- Conservation and restoration.
Cultuurgoed.
Restauratie.
Conservatie.
Filosofische aspecten.
Architektur.
Konservierung.
Kulturerbe.
Kunstwerk.
Restaurierung.
Art -- Conservation et restauration.
Architecture -- Conservation et restauration.
Kunstwerk.
Konservierung.
Aufsatzsammlung.
Restaurierung.
Kulturerbe.
Architektur.
Aufsatzsammlung.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10737901
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Other authors / contributors:Stanley-Price, Nicholas.
Talley, Mansfield Kirby.
Melucco Vaccaro, Alessandra.
ISBN:0892362502
9780892362509
0892363983
9780892363988
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 451-471) and index.
Summary:This is the first comprehensive collection of texts on the conservation of art and architecture to be published in the English language. Designed for students of art history as well as conservation, the book consists of forty-five texts, some never before translated into English and many originally published only in obscure or foreign journals. The thirty major art historians and scholars represented raise questions such as when to restore, what to preserve, and how to maintain aesthetic character.
Other form:Online version: Historical and philosophical issues in the conservation of cultural heritage. Los Angeles : Getty Conservation Institute, ©1996