Dry methods for surface cleaning paper / by Janet Cowan and Sherry Guild.: NM95-55/11-2001E-PDF

This bulletin is a practical instruction guide for those responsible for the care and preservation of collections of works on paper. The problems caused by dirt are described, as are potential difficulties arising from the nature and/or condition of paper artifacts. Cleaning materials and techniques are discussed, and suggestions are made regarding specific types of works of art and archival material.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Canadian Heritage.
Canadian Conservation Institute.
Title Dry methods for surface cleaning paper / by Janet Cowan and Sherry Guild.
Series title Technical bulletin ; no. 11
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Techniques de nettoyage à sec du papier.
The catalogue number (NM95-55/11-2001E) and ISBN (0-662-30077-7) for the print edition have been copied in this electronic publication.
Includes bibliographic references.
Issued also in printed form.
Publishing information Ottawa : Canadian Conservation Institute, c2001.
Author / Contributor Cowan, Janet.
Guild, Sherry.
Description 11 p. : fig., ill., photographs.
Catalogue number
  • NM95-55/11-2001E-PDF
Edition Updated 2001.
Subject terms Museum collections
Graphic arts
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