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THE RESTORATION OF ENGRAVINGS, DRAWINGS, BOOKS AND OTHER WORKS ON PAPER. Translation of Die Instandsetzung von Kupferstichen, Zeichnungen, Buchern, usw., revised and expanded edition (Buchbinder-Verlag Max Hettler, Stuttgart, 1950). Max Schweidler. Ed. by Roy Perkinson. Getty Conservation Institute, Los Angeles, 2006. Distributed by Oxford University Press. Original German edition first published 1938 by Buchbinder-Verlag Max Hettler, Stuttgart. 316 pp. with 157 ills. (39 col.). 28 x 20 cm. LC 2005-42449 ISBN 0892368357 In English.
ISBN-13: 978-0-89236-835-8. Including a new introductory essay and an extensively illustrated appendix that presents case studies of the restoration of eleven Old Master prints using Max Schweidler's techniques, this volume presents the first English translation of the German restorer's seminal manual on the conservation and resoration of works on paper, first published in 1938 and revised and expanded in 1950.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Drawing and Watercolor, Graphic Arts (Prints) — Conservation/Restoration
Plans: 71
Worldwide Number: 118960
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