Conservation and Restoration IV

Conservation and Restoration
5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 15,0 T + 60,0 PL + 3,0 OT


Not applicable.

Students must demonstrate to have developed practical skills with a large number of artifacts from a variety of sites and with different decay problems, allowing different treatment approaches and procedures.

1. Technologies for the production of a polychrome wooden sculpture;
2. Damage and decay processes in polychrome wooden sculptures;
3. Conservation/restoration methodologies.

Evaluation Methodology
Final mark: practical performance (10%)+ technical report (35%) + written test (60%)

- AAVV, _. (2001). Metodologias de Diagnóstico e de Intervenção no Património ? Actas do 3º Encontro Científico do IPCR. Lisboa: IPCR/Ministério da Cultura
- TAMPONE, G. (1990). Il Restauro del legno. Firenze: Nardini Editore
- PERUSINI, G. (1989). Il Restauro dei Dipinti e delle Sculture Lignee. Firenze: Del Bianco Editore
- CLERIN, P. (2001). La Sculpture: toutes les techniques. Paris: Dessain et Tolra

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials

Software used in class