guide to the preventive conservation of photograph collections
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guide to the preventive conservation of photograph collections by Bertrand LavГ©drine

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Published by Getty Conservation Institute in Los Angeles .
Written in English


  • Photographs -- Conservation and restoration.,
  • Photograph collections -- Conservation and restoration.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-276) and index.

StatementBertrand Lavédrine ; with the collaboration of Jean-Paul Gandolfo and Sibylle Monod ; translated from the French by Sharon Grevet.
ContributionsGandolfo, Jean-Paul., Monod, Sibylle., Getty Conservation Institute.
LC ClassificationsTR465 .L39 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 286 p. :
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18469219M
ISBN 100892367016
LC Control Number2003004070

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