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Wax Paint and Punic Wax

”Wax paint and Punic Wax – Research and Experiments”, in Encausto: storia, tecniche e ricerche/Encaustic: History, Technique and Research, a cura di Sergio Omarini, Stampa digitale, Nardini Editore, Firenze 2012, 24-33, 105-114. ISBN 9788840442167. The present publication is a collection of papers on topics presented at a seminar on ”Encaustic Painting –  Myth and reality”, […]

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Fragments of Wall Paintings

”Fragments of Wall Paintings. Material Investigation, Conservation and Presentation”, in San Lorenzo in Lucina – the Transformations of a Roman Quarter O. Brandt (ed), Skrifter utgivna av Svenska institutet i Rom (ActaRom-4), Stockholm 2012, 357-362.  

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Made for Collections

”Made for Collections”, in La collezione di antichità di Palazzo Lancellotti ai Coronari, Roma, 93-110. Eds: M. Barbanera and A. Freccero. Roma 2008. ISBN 978-88-8265-485-6.   Four statues, partially of the Roman period and partially later  reconstrucions, are discussed. One was re-worked into a figure in the round, one has minor completions, and two are […]

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Changing Ideals in Conservation

”Changing Ideals in Conservation”, in La collezione di antichità di Palazzo Lancellotti ai Coronari, Roma, 135-144. Editors M. Barbanera and A. Freccero. Roma 2008. ISBN   Conservation principles and how these ideals change with time, is discussed in the article.

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Recreating the antique

”Recreating the Antique. Four statues at the West Wall”, in Art, Conservation, Science, 65-87. Rome 2005.   The present article is the preliminary history of four statues, and how these were reconstructed to suit Baroque ideals and prevailing ideas of the Antique. The history is based on observations of stratigrapic layers of conservation materials, studies […]

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Encausto och ganosis

”Encausto och ganosis”, i Humanist vid Medelhavet, 97-106. Värnamo 2002. ISBN 91-7922-014-2.   Artikeln beskriver enkaustik, en måleriteknik som användes under antiken, och ganosis, vilket var en ytskyddsbehandling på marmor. Gemensamt för de båda teknikerna är användningen av bivax.

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