quinta-feira, 1 de fevereiro de 2007

The Conservation of Wall Paintings

O Getty Conservation Institute, além de livros da série Research in Conservation, já referidos, tem online, com acesso livre, outros volumes, nomeadamente volumes de actas de alguns encontros que promoveu. Pelo seu interesse, destaca-se o seguinte:

Sharon Cather (ed.), The Conservation of Wall Paintings. Proceedings of a Symposium Organized by the Courtauld Institute of Art and The Getty Conservation Institute, The Getty Conservation Institute, Los Angeles, 1991.


  • Frank Preusser, Scientific and Technical Examination of the Tomb of Queen Nefertari at Thebes
  • Ornella Casazza, Sabino Giovannoni, Preliminary Research for the Conservation of the Brancacci Chapel, Florence
  • Karl Ludwig Dasser, Pretreatment Examination and Documentation: The Wall Paintings of Schloß Seehof, Bamberg
  • Claus Arendt, The Role of the Architectural Fabric in the Preservation of Wall Paintings
  • Ivo Hammer, The Conservation in Situ of the Romanesque Wall Paintings of Lambach
  • Fabrizio Mancinelli, The Frescoes of Michelangelo on the Vault of the Sistine Chapel: Conservation Methodology, Problems, and Results
  • Gianluigi Colalucci, The Frescoes of Michelangelo on the Vault of the Sistine Chapel: Original Technique and Conservation
  • S. B. Hanna, J. K. Dinsmore, Conservation of Central Asian Wall Painting Fragments from the Stein Collection in the British Museum
  • Eric M. Moormann, Destruction and Restoration of Campanian Mural Paintings in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
  • Andreas Arnold, Konrad Zehnder, Monitoring Wall Paintings Affected by Soluble Salts
  • Mauro Matteini, In Review: An Assessment of Florentine Methods of Wall Painting Conservation Based on the Use of Mineral Treatments

O volume está disponível aqui.