Conservation

A conservation variation for the Ethiopic binding

Following a strong wish to deepen my knowledge of non-Western bookbindings, both to widen my experience as a conservator and...

Hebrew scrolls

During my work at the Chester Beatty Library as the 2015-2016 Heritage Council Intern, I had the opportunity to work...

Ashmolean Loan, Oxford (UK) – “Power and Protection: Art and the Supernatural in the Islamic World”

During my work at the Chester Beatty Library as the 2015-2016 Heritage Council Intern, I was able to work on...

Collection rotations

Collection rotations are part of the on-going work of the Chester Beatty Library conservation studio. Since the beginning of my...

Western Hand-made paper making – video

Here is an interesting video about Western Hand-made paper making by Fabriano in Italy. The quality and characteristics of paper...

Pigment consolidation

During my work at the Chester Beatty Library as the 2015-2016 Heritage Council Intern, I had the opportunity to assess...

“Oxford University College Leases” – Iron gall ink treatment

I carried out this project during my placement in 2015 in the Oxford Conservation Consortium. These documents from the late...

Chester Beatty Library – “Lapis and Gold, The Story of the Ruzbihan Qur’an” Temporary exhibition

During my work this year as the Heritage Council Intern in Book Conservation at the Chester Beatty Library in Dublin,...

“Essays” by David Hume

Essays by David Hume is a half leather binding with a tube hollow, with five false raised bands, and it...

“Corpus Christi College Oxford” – Leather consolidation

This project was executed during a work placement in 2015 in the Oxford Conservation Consortium. Phi E.3.5. is a blind-tooled...