Academic thesis

Stefanie Hentschel: Five chinoise paintings from possession of Moritzburg Castle (Saxony): Examination, concept for the conservation and restoration and conservation of the most damaged exemplar / The development of a mounting and presentation form for the paintings considering the results of their technological examination Back
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Abstract: Subject of this diploma thesis are five chinoiserie paintings. The main emphasis was put on the historical background, the examination and documentation of the painting support, the painting technique and the materials, as well as the survey of condition. Inferential was compiled an concept of conservation and restoration, what was used to one of the paintings. All tasks are described. The main focus were the comprehensive paint layer consolidation, the removal of synthetic self-adhesive tapes from the painting and the mending of tears. An theoretical thought was put on the mount and presentation of the painted textile wall covers.


Keywords: painted textile wall covers, supraporte, paint layer consolidation, removal of self-adhesive tapes, mending of tears
  • academic institution: Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden
  • kind of theses:  Diplomarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Ursula Haller; Dipl.-Rest. Gabriele Hils
  • assistant Tutor:  Dr. Dipl.-Rest. Andreas Schulze
  • date:  2012
  • Language:  German
  • pages:  274
  • pictures:  304

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