Academic thesis

Markus Schuhmacher: The confirmation room of the Grunewald-Church in Berlin – restauratoric safety measures of the wooden furnishing of 1903 and realization of a concept of treatment. Back
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Abstract: This work of diploma was initiated on the occasion of the restauration measures which are urgently necesarry in the near future.

Objects of the examination are wooden panelling, the ceiling and the furniture. The panelling is designed in the „Tyrol Gothic-Style“. Some parts of it are painted, but the main part is finished transparently.

The damages were caused both by use and the unfavourable climatic circumstances. A practice-oriented concept of treatment should be established to stable the climate and the construction. This concept was worked out in cooperation with architects and civil engineers to safe the historical values for the future. The work closes with suggestions for an adequate use and first measures.


Keywords: panelling, Tyrol Gothic, preservation of ancient monuments, stabilization of climate, concept of treatment,
  • academic institution: HAWK Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaft und Kunst Hildesheim/ Holzminden/Göttingen
  • kind of theses:  Diplomarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Gerdi Maierbacher-Legl
  • assistant Tutor:  Dipl.-Ing. Hans-Werner Pape
  • date:  2002
  • Language:  German
  • pages:  123
  • pictures:  99

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