Conservation and Restoration 6

Conservation and Restoration

5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 1º Semestre, 15,0 T + 60,0 PL + 3,0 OT

- Carla Maria P. Calado Rodrigues do Rego

Not applicable.

Students should be able to recognise technical features, constituent materials and the state of preservation of canvas paintings through works presented in class, as well as to select intervention methods.

1. Easel painting - wooden and textile supports; pictorial surface
2. Causes and effects of the alteration of supports and surface layers
3. Intervention methodologies - conservation and restoration

Evaluation Methodology
Final grade:
Practical coursework (10%)
Technical report (35%)
Written test (55%)

- Ortiz, A. (2012). Restauración de obras de arte: Pintura de caballete. Madrid: Akal
- VILLARQUIDE, A. (2004). La Pintura sobre tela II - Alteraciones, materiales y tratamientos de restauración técnicas. San Sebastian: Nerea
- VILLARQUIDE, A. (2004). La Pintura sobre tela I - Historiografía, técnicas y materiales. San Sebastian: Nerea

Method of interaction
Lectures and workshops in which students are encouraged to undertake studies and diagnostics and select methods to be used in conservation/restoration interventions on canvas and wood with the lecturer's support.

Software used in class