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by Eric Doehne,Clifford A. Price

eBook Stone Conservation: An Overview of Current Research (Readings in Conservation) download ISBN: 1606060465
Author: Eric Doehne,Clifford A. Price
Publisher: Getty Conservation Institute; Second edition edition (February 15, 2011)
Language: English
Pages: 164
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Eric Doehne is a scientist at the Getty Conservation Institute. Clifford A. Price is emeritus professor of archaeological conservation at University College London.

Each volume covers a topic of current interest to conservator and conservation scientist. Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Journal of Architectural Conservation, 17(2), 93–94. By Eric Doehne and Clifford Price. Of all the materials used throughout the ages to make sculptures, monuments and buildings, none has a nobler place in our affections than stone.

Eric Doehne, Clifford Price. Petra, Angkor, Copan, Venice, Lascaux, Easter Island - all are examples of irreplaceable cultural heritage built in stone and now slowly disappearing.

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Petra, Angkor, Copan, Venice, Lascaux, Easter Island—all are examples of irreplaceable cultural heritage built in stone and now slowly disappearing. In 1996 the Getty Conservation Institute published Stone Conservation: An Overview of Current Research as a tool for conservators and conservation scientists to guide policy, practice, andresearch in the preservation of stone in monuments, sculpture, and archaeological sites.

This second edition reflects the explosion of new research, enlarging the discussion of preventive conservation and adding new sections on rock art and other subjects. It provides a strategic overview of the intervening fifteen years in stone conservation research and an updated critique of the field’s strengths and weaknesses. The accompanying bibliography summarizes material published between 1995 and 2009 and provides a framework for building a coherent base of useful knowledge for practicing conservators and scientists.