Henry Ossawa Tanner’s paintings in the conservation studio The Dallas Museum of Art and Art Bridges Foundation partnered in early January of this year to undertake the conservation treatment and technical study of Art Bridge’s newly acquired masterpiece  608 more words

Behind the Scenes: Treatment of an Early Work by Henry Ossawa Tanner — Dallas Museum of Art Uncrated

Did you know that we (Americans) appreciate art so much that we incorporate science into the mix, preserving valuable paintings from the mid 1900s and earlier?

It is astonishing to read through this detailed post, describing the tediousness of bringing/maintaining the life of a painting over 100 years old. Amazing!