Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Conservation, restoration & care of artworks

218 results

The Hermitage: The Biography of a Great Museum

978/191/160/9781911604525.jpg

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

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Monet: Framing Life

978/030/022/9780300229172.jpg

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

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

978/019/061/9780190614935.jpg

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

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
A The Making of MONA

978/067/007/9780670077861.jpg

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

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Michelangelo: Sculptor in Bronze

978/178/130/9781781300633.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Sam Francis - The Artist's Materials

978/160/606/9781606065839.jpg

Sam Francis - The Artist's Materials

Debra Burchett-Lere, Aneta Zebala

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Painting & paintings; Prints & printmaking; Art techniques & principles; Biography: general

Paperback

The next title in the respected Artist's Materials series offers groundbreaking analysis of Sam Francis's working methods... [more]

$56.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Frame Work: Honour and Ornament in Italian Renaissance Art

978/030/023/9780300238846.jpg

Frame Work: Honour and Ornament in Italian Renaissance Art

Alison Wright

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Renaissance art

Hardback

My husband Jan finished me on 17 June 1439. . . . My age was 33 years. So speaks Margaret van Eyck from the frame of her... [more]

$129.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Nanomaterials in Architecture and Art Conservation

978/981/480/9789814800266.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
National Gallery Technical Bulletin: Volume 38

978/185/709/9781857096231.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Deaccessioning and its Discontents: A Critical History

978/026/203/9780262037587.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Collecting and Conserving Net Art: Moving beyond Conventional Methods

978/081/538/9780815382416.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Restoration of Paintings in Paris, 1750-1815

978/160/606/9781606065167.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Chemicals and Methods for Conservation and Restoration: Paintings, Textiles, Fossils, Wood, Stones, Metals, and Glass

978/111/941/9781119418245.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Paolo Veronese and the Practice of Painting in Late Renaissance Venice

978/030/022/9780300225822.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Judging Exhibitions: A Framework for Assessing Excellence

978/159/874/9781598740325.jpg

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]

$69.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Today Is the Day Coloring Book: A Coloring Book for Inspired Living

978/149/264/9781492647157.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Color the Classics: Art Institute of Chicago

978/149/264/9781492647140.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Archive Everything: Mapping the Everyday

978/026/203/9780262035293.jpg

Archive Everything: Mapping the Everyday

Gabriella Giannachi (Associate Professor in Performance and New Media and Director Centre for Intermedia, University of Exeter)

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Library, archive & information management; Digital TV & media centres: consumer & user guides

Hardback

How the archive evolved to include new technologies, practices, and media, and how it became the apparatus through which we... [more]

$79.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Textile Conservator's Manual

978/113/816/9781138169364.jpg

Textile Conservator's Manual

Sheila Landi

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Textile artworks; Leather & fur technology; Textile & fibre technology

Hardback

Provides a review of the practice, ethics and materials used in textile conservation. Concentrating on decorative art objects... [more]

$231.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
History of the Restoration and Conservation of Works of Art

978/113/813/9781138139268.jpg

History of the Restoration and Conservation of Works of Art

Alessandro Conti, Helen Glanville

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks

Hardback

Charts the practices and underlying philosophies of conservation and 'restored' works of art from the Middle Ages to the end... [more]

$231.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Museum Environment

978/113/813/9781138132030.jpg

Museum Environment

Garry Thomson (CBE)

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Museums & museology

Hardback

Divided into two parts, this book describes the principles and techniques of controlling the environment in Part I, so that... [more]

$231.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Historical Perspectives in the Conservation of Works of Art on Paper

978/160/606/9781606064320.jpg

Historical Perspectives in the Conservation of Works of Art on Paper

Margaret Holben Ellis

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks

Paperback

An anthology of important texts tracing the historical development of the conservation of works of art on paper. [more]

$118.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Science For Conservators Series: Volume 3: Adhesives and Coatings

978/113/812/9781138128439.jpg

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; Industrial chemistry

Hardback

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

$231.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Environmental Management for Collections - Alternative Conservation Strategies for Hot and Humid Climates

978/160/606/9781606064344.jpg

Environmental Management for Collections - Alternative Conservation Strategies...

. Maekawa, Vincent L Beltran, Michael C Henry

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks

Paperback

A practical guide to the conservation of museum and other cultural heritage collections in hot and humid climates --Provided... [more]

$116.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Curator's Handbook: Museums, Commercial Galleries, Independent Spaces

978/050/023/9780500239285.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.