This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Preface and Acknowledgements; List of Plates; Introduction, P Lindley; Cathedrals in England: The Statutory Context for Conservation, R Gem; Sculpture Conservation in England and Wales: An Architect's View, M Caroe; The Bureaucratic Tendency: Polemic Relections on the Control of Conservation Work, with Reference to the Romanesque Frieze at Lincoln Cathedral, J Baily; The Historic Monuments of France and their Fate: Who Makes the Decisions?, I Pallot-Frossard; Conservation: A Direct Route to the Protection and Study of Monuments, R Nardi; Sculpture in Active Service, J Farnsworth; Preservation or Desecration? The Legal Position of the Restorer, R Fry; A Standard for Care: The Role of English Heritage in the Provision of Conservation Expertise, K Foley; Sculpture Conservation: Treatment or Reinterpretation?, J Larson; An Assessment of the Lime Method of Conservation of Exterior Limestone Sculpture, N Durnan; Treatment and Protection of Public Monumental Stone Sculpture in Britain: The Role of the Sculpture Conservator, J Porter; Perspectives on the Repatination of Outdoor Bronze Sculptures, J Heuman; The Monument to George Home, First Earl of Dunbar, by Maximilian Colt, c.1611, in Dunbar Parish Church, K Taylor; Vasari's Theory on the Origins of Oil Painting and its Influence on Cleaning Methods: The Ruined Polychromy of the Early Thirteenth-Century Crucifix from Haug, Norway, K Kollandsrud; Problems in the Cleaning of Polychromed Wood Sculpture, B Schleicher; Pietro Torrigiano's Tomb of Dr Yonge in the Public Record Office: Conservation Discoveries and Decisions, C Galvin and P Lindley; A View of Sculpture Conservation in Finland, L Wikstrom; Variations in the Surface of Stone Owing to the Presence of Organic and Inorganic Substances, A Parronchi; The Display and Conservation of Sculpture at Petworth, T Proudfoot & C Rowell; Some Observations and Reflections on the Restoration of Antique Sculpture in the Eighteenth Century, G Vaughan. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: Concentrating on the field of sculpture conservation, this study focuses upon the types of conservation techniques currently available and the role that institutions such as English Heritage have to play in conservation policy.
Condizione libro: Used
Descrizione libro Scolar Press, 1997. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Fine. Codice libro della libreria CL01851