terça-feira, 20 de novembro de 2007

Tratados de restauro de pinturas: 6

Anónimo, Advice to proprietors, on the care of valuable pictures painted in oil with instructions for preserving, cleaning, and restoring them, London, Sherwood, Gilbert, and Piper, 1835, 82 pp., aqui.

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Extracto (do início):

The uniform progress of civilized life is from things that are indispensably necessary; to those which may be considered as mere accommodations, from accommodations, to embellishments and ornaments; but as these embellishments are often of a perishable nature, and in the course of time require renovating, the following brief instructions are submitted to those who undertake the delicate and sometimes difficult operation of cleaning, preserving, and restoring Oil Paintings.