Artworks are inherently different objects that compose of synthetic chemicals as well as biological matter. Therefore, they require special attention for their upkeep and maintenance. If, on account of unforeseen and unfortnate reason, an artwork is physically damaged, its aesthetic & commercial values will be adversely affected. This is where trained conservators are needed.
There can be nothing more unfortunate than a valuable artwork being damaged due to unforeseen circumstances. Such artworks, their aesthetic value too suffers consequent deterioration. Conservative processes expertly executed by trained professionals can help restore and revive the visual quality and aesthetic quotient of an artwork.
Various factors such time-related deterioration of natural pigments used in the artwork, chemical reactions of the artworks media with its surrounding environment conditions, as well as physical conditions can cause permanent damage to the artwork. Preventive conservation not only protects the works from such damage but also ensures longetivity of the work.
Artworks damaged due to climatic or physical conditions suffer losses in the fair market value as well. Appropriately undertaken scientific conservative & restorative processes can not only bring back most of the lost value but also protect them from future damage. Along with services for conservation, we also help ascertain the artwork's value - more information on it can be found here.
As the first step of a conversvation or restoration process of the artwork, our team will undertake a detailed physical inspection to survey each item. This includes:
The next stage involves scientific and artistic procedures for the appropriate treatment to conserve or restore the artwork or artifact, as needed. In doing so, we use:
As the final step we consolidate our findings and treament processes undertaken, for future reference, into detailed documentation that includes:
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