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History of restoration of ancient stone sculptures

History of restoration of ancient stone sculptures

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Published by J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Janet Burnett Grossman, Jerry Podany, and Marion True.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNB
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 274 p. :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22570889M
ISBN 100892367237

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Contributors. The nineteen papers in this volume stem from a symposium that brought together academics, archaeologists, museum curators, conservators, and a practicing marble sculptor to discuss varying approaches to restoration of ancient stone sculpture.

Contributors and their subjects include Marion True and Jerry Podany on changing approaches to conservation; Seymour Howard on.

The nineteen papers in this volume stem from a symposium that brought together academics, archaeologists, museum curators, conservators, and a practicing marble sculptor to discuss varying approaches to restoration of ancient stone sculptures.

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The nineteen papers in this volume stem from a symposium that brought together academics, archaeologists, museum curators, conservators, and a practicing marble sculptor to discuss varying approaches to restoration of ancient stone sculptures.

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