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Creator:
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Title(s):

Conservation and care of museum collections / [Richard Newman ... et al.].

Edition:
1st ed.
Published/Created:
Boston : MFA publications ; c2011.
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by ARTBOOK / D. A.P., c2011.
Physical Description:
184 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
N8560 M87 2011 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-177) and index.
"[...] Features art objects that tell their histories with particular force, bringing readers behind the scenes into the studios and laboratories of museum conservators. Fifty-one works from the comprehensive collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, are explored and illustrated, revealing the secrets of conservation and how museum scientists spot a fake"--Front flap.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Conservation and restoration -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Contributors:
Newman, Richard, 1951-
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