Preventive Conservation and the Historic House describes the care routines that a historic house should practice to protect the site and its collections from damage, wear, deterioration, and catastrophic loss.Research over time has shown that these floors were more likely not sanded and varnished but often uncoated, porous, raw wood. They were cleaned by scouring with sand. As we learn more about past home maintenance practices, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Preventive Conservation for Historic House Museums|
|Author||:||Jane Merritt, Julie A. Reilly|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2010|