History of Art


HART0071 Methods and Materials of Artists II: Summer Reading List

Summer readings

  • Adelstein, Peter Z. “From Metal to Polyester. History of Picture-Taking Supports.” In Issues in the Conservation of Photographs. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Trust, 2010, 383-96
  • Mills. J, and R. White. “Basic Organic Chemistry.” In The Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects, Mills. J, and R. White. Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2003, 1-13.
  • Shashoua, Y.R. “Historical Development of Plastics.” In Conservation of Plastics: Materials Science, Degradation and Preservation. London: Butterworth-Heinemann, 2008, 19-37.
  • Learner, T.J.S. Modern Paints: Uncovering the Choices, in Modern Paints Uncovered. Los Angeles: The Getty Conservation Institute, 2007, pp. 3-16.
  • Christiane, P. Digital Technologies as a Medium. London: Thames and Hudson, 2003, pp. 67-138.