Changing Views of Textile Conservation (Paperback)
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Changing Views of Textile Conservation (Paperback)

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Paperback 680 Pages / Published: 26/05/2011
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This title offers an insightful collection of critically important readings on the concepts and practices of textile conservation. This fourth volume in "The Readings in Conservation series" aims to promote critical thinking about the concepts and practices of textile conservation and to encourage engagement with new issues. Recognizing conservation as a dynamic social force, the volume draws attention to the cultural significance of textiles and dress and to the importance of textile conservation. The 81 readings illustrate not only the intellectual foundations but also the important changes in conservation practice.

Publisher: Getty Trust Publications
ISBN: 9781606060483
Number of pages: 680
Weight: 1658 g
Dimensions: 252 x 181 x 34 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

"This handsome volume, with its attractive cover, brings together papers spanning over fifity years and in so doing contextualizes the developments in ideas and practice that have occurred in textile conservation."--"ICON News"


This handsome volume, with its attractive cover, brings together papers spanning over fifity years and in so doing contextualizes the developments in ideas and practice that have occurred in textile conservation. "ICON News""


"This collation is of great and tangible benefit to practising conservators. . . . As both a reference for the practicing conservator, and as a guide to the philosophy of our work for the outsider, this publication is highly recommended." "Textile History""


"This handsome volume, with its attractive cover, brings together papers spanning over fifity years and in so doing contextualizes the developments in ideas and practice that have occurred in textile conservation."--ICON News


"This collation is of great and tangible benefit to practising conservators. . . . As both a reference for the practicing conservator, and as a guide to the philosophy of our work for the outsider, this publication is highly recommended."--Textile History

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