Academic thesis

Katja Schmidt: Development of a concept for the transfer of the detached wall painting “Mensch und Wissenschaft” (1964 by Alfred Hesse, Technical University of Dresden, former IT-Institute) on a mobile support with special focus on developing a suitable construction / Overview on the state of the art in transferring wall paintings. Discussion of the technical terms “interventionlayer” and “substrate” as basis for the development of a treatment concept for the detached wall painting Back
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Abstract: Practical Part:
Development of a concept for the transfer of a recently detached GDR wall painting onto a mobile support.

Theoretical Part:
Overview on the state of the art of transferring detached wall paintings onto mobile supports. Based on the discussion of the concept of an interventionlayer and the treatment of the mural substrate the author develops a treatment concept for the object concerned.


Keywords: Transfer, detached wall painting, GDR, Alfred Hesse, interventionlayer, support, sandwich construction
  • academic institution: Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden
  • kind of theses:  Diplomarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Thomas Danzl; Dipl.-Rest. Martin Lehrman
  • assistant Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Stephan Pfefferkorn
  • date:  2013
  • Language:  German
  • pages:  140
  • pictures:  200

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