DOLLOFF, FW: How to Care for Works of Art on Paper

Dolloff Francis W ; Perkinson, Roy L. How to Care for Works of Art on Paper. Museum Of Fine Arts Boston, 1971. ISBN: 0878460551. Some edge wear. Unmarked text. 48p.  Good. Paperback. (#31156) $12.00

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Covers the history of papermaking, the enemies of paper, matting and framing, restoration, etc. Bibliography. Illustrated.

An indispensable guide to solving the many problems of framing, exhibiting, and storing works of art on paper.

There are easy-to-follow instructions on tools and materials for matting pictures and suggestions for choosing the proper colors and proportions. The concluding section gives an interesting glimpse of a restorer at work as he restores a valuable 15th-century woodcut.

Loose papers about conservation lain into book.

Ephemera: How to Care for Works of Art on Paper