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Stone conservation : an overview of current research

Author: Eric Ferguson Doehne; C A Price; Getty Conservation Institute.
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Getty Conservation Institute, 2010.
Series: Research in conservation (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Offers an informative overview of the research and development in stone conservation. Suitable for conservators and conservation scientists, this title reflects the explosion of research, enlarging  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Doehne, Eric Ferguson.
Stone conservation.
Los Angeles, Calif. : Getty Conservation Institute, 2010
(OCoLC)697888949
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Ferguson Doehne; C A Price; Getty Conservation Institute.
ISBN: 9781606060469 1606060465
OCLC Number: 614397594
Description: xi, 158 pages ; 28 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1 Stone Decay --
Characterizing the Stone --
Describing Decay --
How Serious is it? Measuring the Extent And Severity Of Decay --
Surface Techniques --
Looking Beneath the Surface --
All the Information We Need? --
Causes Of Decay --
Air Pollution --
Salts --
Biodeterioration --
Differential Stress --
Intrinsic Problems --
ch. 2 Putting it Right: Preventive and Remedial Treatments --
Preventive Conservation --
Active Conservation: Cleaning --
Laser Cleaning --
Latex Poultice Method --
Biological Cleaning --
Targeting the Dirt --
Active Conservation: Desalination --
Active Conservation: Consolidation --
Lime and Related Treatments --
Barium Hydroxide --
Organic Polymers --
Alkoxysilanes --
Epoxies --
Acrylics --
Other Materials --
Emulsions --
Surface Coatings --
Water Repellents --
Anti-Graffiti Coatings --
Emulsions --
Crystal Growth Inhibitors --
Oxalate Formation --
Lime and Biocalcification --
Colloidal Silica --
Biocides --
Biological Attack on Treatments --
ch. 3 Do They Work? Assessing the Effectiveness of Treatments --
Characterizing the Treated Stone --
Properties That Change With Decay --
Meeting Objectives --
Standard Test Methods --
Long-Term Performance --
Documentation of Field Trials --
ch. 4 Putting it into Practice: Conservation Policy --
Responsible Use Of Surface Coatings and Consolidants --
Retreatment --
Recording --
ch. 5 Heritage in Stone: Rock Art, Quarries, and Replacement Stone --
Rock Art --
Rock Art Conservation --
Rock Art Treatment --
Rock Art Documentation --
Historic Quarries --
Replacement Stone --
ch. 6 Doing Better: Increasing the Effectiveness of Research --
What is Wrong? --
Publications --
Conferences --
Standards --
Conduct and Quality of Research --
Getting the Message Across --
Putting it Right --
Quality, Not Quantity --
Conferences and Other Models for Advancing the Field --
Conference Papers --
Selection of Conference Papers --
Refereeing --
Collaborative Programs --
Training --
Reviews --
ch. 7 What has Changed? Some Thoughts on the Past Fifteen Years --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Research in conservation (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: Eric Doehne and Clifford A. Price.

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"Dr. Doehne and Dr. Price have devoted their scientific careers to the study of stone deterioration and its conservation at the applied end of the business: between laboratories and museums, Read more...

 
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