Information and discussion on all aspects of British photographic history
The Photographic Materials Group of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works is proud to announce advance sales of
Platinum and Palladium Photographs: Technical History, Connoisseurship, and Preservation.
This volume presents the results of a four-year inter-institutional, interdisciplinary research initiative, led by the National Gallery of Art and contains contributions by 47 leading photograph conservators, scientists, and historians.
This book will help collectors and curators of photographs gain a thorough appreciation of the art historical and aesthetic characteristics of platinum and palladium prints. Topics, among many, that specifically address the connoisseurship and care of platinum and palladium prints include:
“Not only does this volume advance our understanding of the history and character of platinum and palladium prints; it also validates and promotes a method of investigation that brings together professionals from various disciplines, each examining the subject with a unique perspective and area of expertise, informing one another for a richer and more complex understanding of the art and science of photography.”
—Foreword, Malcolm Daniel, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Place your discounted pre-publication order no later than
JUNE 5, 2017
before the price goes up upon publication in summer 2017.
Learn more at: www.conservation-us.org/platinum-palladium-book
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