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Conservation, restoration & care of artworks

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The Hermitage: The Biography of a Great Museum

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The Hermitage: The Biography of a Great Museum

Geraldine Norman

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Museums & museology; History

Hardback

Tells the story of the Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg, from its time as a showcase for the art treasures of the Tsars,... [more]

$59.99

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Monet: Framing Life

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Monet: Framing Life

Jill Shaw

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

Catalogue for an exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts, September 21, 2017-March 4, 2018 -- [more]

$32.99

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Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

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Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

Maxwell L. Anderson (Research Affiliate, Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University)

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Art: financial aspects; Art Forms; History

Paperback

The destruction of ancient monuments by the Taliban and the Islamic State have shocked observers worldwide. Art historian... [more]

$20.95

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A The Making of MONA

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A The Making of MONA

Adrian Franklin

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Museums & museology

Hardback

Adrian Franklin, professor of sociology at the University of Tasmania, has pieced together the story of the creation of MONA,... [more]

$59.99

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Michelangelo: Sculptor in Bronze

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Michelangelo: Sculptor in Bronze

Victoria Avery

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Renaissance art; Sculpture; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

The conclusions of an important interdisciplinary approach to Michelangelo studies conducted by a team of international experts... [more]

$149.99

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The Curator's Handbook: Museums, Commercial Galleries, Independent Spaces

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The Curator's Handbook: Museums, Commercial Galleries, Independent Spaces...

Adrian George

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Museums & museology

Hardback

A handbook for curators and curatorial students, that maps out every stage of the exhibition-making process from initial idea... [more]

$45.00

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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History

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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure...

Robert M Edsel

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; History

Paperback

Now a major motion picture --Page 1 of cover. [more]

$30.00

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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History

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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure...

Robert M Edsel

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; History

Paperback

Now a major motion picture --Page 1 of cover. [more]

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10,000 Years of Art

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10,000 Years of Art

Larry Ball, Marshall Becker, Dr Andrew Fitzpatrick, Phaidon Editors

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

500 great works of art from all periods and regions of the world. [more]

$14.95

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At Home with Art

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At Home with Art

Estelle Ellis, Caroline Seebohm, Christopher Simon Sykes

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

Hardback

A study of art lovers, their passion for art and their desire to bring home the works that have captured their hearts. It... [more]

$50.00

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Modern Bookbinding

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Modern Bookbinding

Alex J. Vaughan

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Decorative arts; Other technologies & applied sciences

Paperback

Deals with what used to be called the 'letterpress and stationery' branches of the trade and includes sections on finishing... [more]

$36.95

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The Science For Conservators Series: Volume 2: Cleaning

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The Science For Conservators Series: Volume 2: Cleaning

Conservation Unit Museums and Galleries Commission

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Storage, maintenance & preservation of collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Pigments, dyestuffs & paint technology

Paperback

Scientific concepts are basic to the conservation of artefacts of every type, yet many conservators have little or no scientific... [more]

$71.99

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The Science For Conservators Series: Volume 3: Adhesives and Coatings

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The Science For Conservators Series: Volume 3: Adhesives and Coatings

Conservation Unit Museums and Galleries Commission

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Storage, maintenance & preservation of collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Industrial chemistry

Paperback

Scientific concepts are basic to the conservation of artefacts of every type, yet many conservators have little or no scientific... [more]

$65.99

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The Science For Conservators Series: Volume 1: An Introduction to Materials

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The Science For Conservators Series: Volume 1: An Introduction to Materials...

The Conservation Unit Museums and Galleries Commission, Conservatio, Conservatio, Conservatio The, The Conservation Unit Museums and Galleries Commission

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Storage, maintenance & preservation of collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Industrial chemistry

Paperback

Scientific concepts are basic to the conservation or artefacts of every type, yet many conservators have little or no scientific... [more]

$71.99

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Renaissance Splendor: Catherine de' Medici's Valois Tapestries

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Renaissance Splendor: Catherine de' Medici's Valois Tapestries

Elizabeth Cleland, Marjorie E. Wieseman

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Renaissance art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Textile design & theory

Hardback

Featuring detailed scenes of court pageantry and life-size portraits of members of the French Valois dynasty woven in wool,... [more]

$69.99

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Nanomaterials in Architecture and Art Conservation

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Nanomaterials in Architecture and Art Conservation

Gerald Ziegenbalg, Milos Drdacky, Claudia Dietze, Dirk Schuch

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Architecture; Materials science

Hardback

The conservation and protection of buildings that constitute our cultural heritage are complex tasks calling for a comprehensive... [more]

$292.00

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National Gallery Technical Bulletin: Volume 38

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National Gallery Technical Bulletin: Volume 38

Paul Ackroyd, Nelly von Aderkas, Rachel Billinge, Jill Dunkerton

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Painting & paintings

Paperback

Features contributions by curators, scientists, and conservators, on materials and techniques of painting, and the scientific... [more]

$84.99

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Deaccessioning and its Discontents: A Critical History

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Deaccessioning and its Discontents: A Critical History

Martin Gammon (President, Pergamon Art Group)

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Museums & museology

Hardback

The first history of the deaccession of objects from museum collections that defends deaccession as an essential component... [more]

$94.99

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Collecting and Conserving Net Art: Moving beyond Conventional Methods

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Collecting and Conserving Net Art: Moving beyond Conventional Methods

Annet Dekker (University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Art Forms; Museums & museology; Cultural studies

Hardback

Collecting and Conserving Net Art explores the qualities and characteristics of net art and its influence on conservation... [more]

$242.00

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The Restoration of Paintings in Paris, 1750-1815

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The Restoration of Paintings in Paris, 1750-1815

Noemie Etienne

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Painting & paintings

Paperback

Drawing on previously unpublished primary material from archives in Paris, Berlin, Rome, and Venice, Noemie Etienne combines... [more]

$94.99

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Chemicals and Methods for Conservation and Restoration: Paintings, Textiles, Fossils, Wood, Stones, Metals, and Glass

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Chemicals and Methods for Conservation and Restoration: Paintings, Textiles,...

Johannes Karl Fink

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Museums & museology

Hardback

Before the 1970s, most information concerning the conservation and restoration of paintings, wood, and archaeological artefacts... [more]

$306.95

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Paolo Veronese and the Practice of Painting in Late Renaissance Venice

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Paolo Veronese and the Practice of Painting in Late Renaissance Venice

Diana Gisolfi

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Renaissance art; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

One of the premier artists of Renaissance Venice, Paolo Veronese (1528-1588) enjoyed a successful career creating splendid... [more]

$125.00

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Judging Exhibitions: A Framework for Assessing Excellence

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Judging Exhibitions: A Framework for Assessing Excellence

Beverly Serrell

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Museums & museology

Paperback

Using criteria, such as comfort, reinforcement, and meaningfulness, a group of museum professionals have produced a useful... [more]

$67.99

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Today Is the Day Coloring Book: A Coloring Book for Inspired Living

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Today Is the Day Coloring Book: A Coloring Book for Inspired Living

Sourcebooks

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks

Paperback

A perfect blend of beautiful original art mixed with inspirational quotes for the customer that loves to seize the day, color... [more]

$27.99

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Color the Classics: Art Institute of Chicago

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Color the Classics: Art Institute of Chicago

Art Institute of Chicago, Sourcebooks

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Popular psychology

Paperback

Color the Classics lets you put your own creative spin on 30 masterpieces like Grant Wood's American Gothic and Monet's Water... [more]

$27.99

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