Conserving a Norman Rockwell Drawing

United Nations Norman Rockwell

This is one of our favorite videos showing the conservation process that drawing undergo at the skilled hands of conservators. Video for Norman Rockwell Museum’s exhibition “Conserving Norman Rockwell’s ‘United Nations.'”

Leslie Paisley, Conservator of Paper Department Head at Williamstown Art Conservation Center, takes viewers through the process of treating a fragile work on paper through such means as aqueous water technique– don’t try this at home! Video produced by Jeremy Clowe. ©2009 Norman Rockwell Museum. All rights reserved.

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