Services

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Paper & Parchment Conservation operates strictly according to AIC Code of Ethics.

The goal of  treatment is to retain the historic appearance of the object while  prolonging its life. All treatments are structured to the best interest  of artifacts applying philosophy of minimal intervention. 

Conservation Treatment of:

drawings, prints (engravings, etchings, aquatints, etc), posters, watercolors, gouaches, pastels, maps, architectural drawings, rice (pith) paper, hand-written documents (letters, deeds and indentures), books (text blocks), etc.

Conservation Services:

Condition assessment for purchase or insurance 

Technical analysis 

Treatment documentation 

Matting and housing 

Storage and exhibition recommendations 

Collection surveys 

Help with finding conservation grants