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Preserving works of art / produced by Coscient, Inc. for Radio-Québec with the participation of Telefilm Canada ; producer François St.-Laurent.

Physical Description:
1 videodisc (23 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Reference Library
DVD 239
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Originally produced and copyrighted in 1990.
Original idea, Laurier Bonin ; contents advisor, Gilles Boulet ; scripting, Sophie Malavoy, Michelle Allen ; directors of photography, Sylvestre Guidi, Gilles Robert ; music, Serge Locat.
Originally issued as VHS in 1995.
Disc characteristics: DVD-R.
Host and narrator, Lu Hanessian.
Use of media materials now unusable in original format. Media conversion undertaken based on Fair Use analysis. Copy created 11/13.
Investigates what restorers do in three specific fields: the preservation of wood; the restoration of paintings; and the rejuvenation of paper and photographs.
Subject Terms:
Painting -- Conservation and restoration.
Paper -- Preservation.
Photographs -- Conservation and restoration.
Wood -- Preservation.
St.-Laurent, François, producer.
Bonin, Laurier.
Boulet, Gilles.
Malavoy, Sophie.
Allen, Michelle.
Guidi, Sylvestre, director of photography.
Robert, Gilles, director of photography.
Locat, Serge.
Hanessian, Lu, narrator.
Films for the Humanities (Firm), production company.
Coscient Inc., production company.
Office de radio-télédiffusion du Québec.
Telefilm Canada.