New additions to the Chantry Library book collection – February 2010

– Printed on Paper: the Techniques, History and Conservation of Printed Media edited by Jane Colbourne and Reba Fishman Snyder, Arts and Social Sciences Academic Press, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, 2009   ISBN: 978-0-9561206-3-2

null Covering the period from the later Middle Ages to the present, the essays in this book engage  
with fundamental issues of the care, conservation, treatment, history and display of printed
matter, ranging from 15th century incunables to early 20th century film posters and
contemporary digitally produced Fine Art prints.

They demonstrate the multi-disciplinary character of research in the field of conservation and technical art history, and its central significance for understanding and preserving cultural heritage. Printed on Paper is a collaboration between the Conservation Unit at Northumbria University and the American Institute for Conservation.      Contents page


– Scientific Research on the Sculptural Arts of Asia: Proceedings of the Third Forbes Symposium  (2005) at the Freer Gallery of Art
edited by Janet G. Douglas, Paul Jett, and John Winter, Archetype Publications, London, 2007   ISBN: 978-1-904982-20-3      
Further details and contents page 

– Scientific Research on the Historic Asian Ceramics: Proceedings of the Fourth Forbes Symposium  (2007) at the Freer Gallery of Art
<b>Scientific Research on Historic Asian Ceramics: Proceedings of the Fourth Forbes Symposium at the Freer Gallery of Art</b>

edited by Blythe McCarthy, Ellen Salzman Chase, Louise Allison Cort, Janet G.
Douglas, and Paul Jett, Archetype Publications, London, 2009   ISBN: 978-1-904982-46-3 

Further details and contents page

Collections Trust, BSI (British Standards Institution), London, 2009   ISBN: 978 0 580 61352 4

– PAS 197:2009 Code of Practice for Cultural Collections Management,

Books from the W.A.Oddy collection:

– Brommelle, N.S. et al. Conservation of Wood in Painting and the Decorative Arts (1978) IIC Congress pre prints, 17-23 September 1978, Oxford, IIC , London, 1978

– Brommelle, N.S. et al. (eds)  Urushi (1988) Proceedings of the Urushi Study Group, June 10-27, 1985, Tokyo, The Getty Conservation Institute, 1988, ISBN: 0892360968

– Goupy et al. Art et Chimie: La couleur, French Congress proceedings (English), CNRS Editions, Paris, 2000, ISBN: 2271067663

 – Keene, S  Digital Collections: Museums and the Information Age, Butterworth Heinemann, Oxford, 1998, ISBN: 0750634651

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