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Collections Care Training: Care and Preservation of Paintings (Philadelphia, PA)

  • October 3, 2017

Historic collections frequently contain paintings and other framed artwork. This workshop will give an overview on how to care for this type of collection, which requires unique storage and handling considerations. The session will guide participants in preservation best practices, provide recommendations for moving and un-framing artwork, identify conservation concerns, and instruct when to contact a professional conservator.

Speaker: Steven Erisoty, Paintings Conservator, The Art Conservators Alliance

Location: Historical Society of Pennsylvania 

Fee: $60

Time: 9:30am - 3:30pm

Register here.