Watercolours. 18th – 20th Century. Examples of light and framing damage. Preventative and practical conservation
Watercolours- 18th, 19th, 20th Century
Examples of light damage, acidic mount board stains.
Preventative and practical conservation treatment of watercolours.
Removal of watercolour papers from acidic mount boards.
Reduction of staining, foxing marks.
Limitations of cleaning or restoration treatment. sample of permanently faded pigment -indigo in sky
Knowledge and understanding of historical papers and pigments. (fugitive, fragile and permanent)