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A history of architectural conservation

Author: Jukka Jokilehto
Publisher: Oxford, England ; Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, ©1999.
Series: Butterworth-Heinemann series in conservation and museology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Presents knowledge about the conservation of ancient monuments, works of art and historic buildings. This book includes the origins of the interest in conservation within the European context, and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jukka Jokilehto
ISBN: 0750655119 9780750655118
OCLC Number: 318240066
Description: xiv, 354 p., [16] p. de láminas color : il. (algunas color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Forward; Preface; Acknowledgements; From traditional to modern society; Rediscovery of antiquities; The age of enlightenment; Classical monuments; The age of romanticism; Stylistic restoration; Conservation; Theories and concepts; International influences and collaboration; Definitions and trends; Selected bibliography; Index
Series Title: Butterworth-Heinemann series in conservation and museology.
Responsibility: Jukka Jokilehto.


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'For anyone who might still doubt the existence of an overall European culture and its coexistence in permanent dialogue with national cultures, the history of restoration, as presented by architect Read more...

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