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Studying and conserving paintings : occasional papers on the Samuel H. Kress Collection.

London : Archetype Publications ; c2006.
Physical Description:
230 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Reference Library
ND614 .S88 2006 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Kress, Samuel H. (Samuel Henry), 1863-1955 -- Art collections.
Painting -- Conservation and restoration -- New York (State) -- New York.
Painting, Italian -- Conservation and restoration.
New York University. Institute of Fine Arts. Conservation Center.

  • The Samuel H. Kress collection: conservation and context / Marilyn Perry
  • The Samuel H. Kress program in paintings conservation at the conservation center of the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University / Margaret Holben Ellis
  • Introduction to volume / Michele Marincola
  • Acknowledgements / Michele Marincola
  • Historical papers: Philosophies and tastes in nineteenth-century paintings conservation / Wendy Partridge
  • Stephen Pichetto, conservator of the Kress collection, 1929-1949 / Ann Hoenigswald
  • Mario Modestini, conservator of the Kress collection, 1949-1961 / Dianne Dwyer Modestino with Mario Modestini
  • Technical studies & treatment: A new leaf: recent technical discoveries in the Goodhart Ducciesque master's Madonna and Child with Four Saints / Jennifer Sherman
  • Botticelli's nativity / Charles R. Mack
  • The re-use of a Desco da Parto / Mika Okawa & Dianne Dwyer Modestini
  • The triumphs of Petrarch: an analysis of a renaissance decorative cycle / Wendy Partridge
  • A portable triptych in El Paso / Dianne Dwyer Modestini
  • Guidoccio Cozzarelli's Scenes from the life of the Virgin / Dianne Dwyer Modestini
  • School of Pietro Perugino, Saint Sabastian / Annette Rupprecht & Sheri Francis Shaneyfelt
  • The master of the Manchester Madonna: restoration, technique, and a context for attribution / Molly March
  • Portrait of a lady and techniques in the late paintings of Nicolaes Maes / Laurent Sozzani with Christopher McGlinchey
  • View of the Molo: A Canaletto attribution reinstates / Elise Effmann
  • Canaletto paints the Molo from the Ponte della Paglia / Katharine Baetjer
  • View of the Grand canal with Dogana and Guardi Studio practices / Helen Spande.