ESR10

Imaging-based documentation and analysis for change monitoring of novel dry-cleaning restoration/ conservation methods for unvarnished canvas paintings

Host Institution: UIO

Objectives

  • Identify paints vulnerable to dirt accumulation and related dry-cleaning methods.
  • Develop representative paint mock-ups for documentation and novel cleaning tests.
  • Perform relevant accelerated aging and testing followed by documentation.
  • Investigate, evaluate and document changes with support of case-studies.

Main Supervisor:

  • Tine Frøysaker (UIO)

Co-Supervisor(s):

  • Jon Yngve Hardeberg (NTNU)
  • Edith Joseph (HES SO)