June 2017

Technical examination for Statues – suggestions and a case study – St. Elijah in Comiso, Sicily

2017-06-28T12:43:22+00:00

We just performed a diagnostics service for a statue of St. Elijah, in Comiso, Sicily. This is a good opportunity for our art conservation community to review technical photography, spectroscopy, and other tools for the documentation of antique statues,  a preparatory examination for the conservation treatment which is undertaken by the Conservation Studio Tiziana Cilia [...]

Technical examination for Statues – suggestions and a case study – St. Elijah in Comiso, Sicily 2017-06-28T12:43:22+00:00

July 2016

17th century wooden statue in Avola, Sicily. Diagnostics

2017-06-27T12:42:13+00:00

We have been collaborating with "Giampaolo Leone" Conservation Studio in Sicily. We just came back from performing non-invasive diagnostics on the Ecce Homo preserved in Avola, an outstanding 17th century wooeden statue, currently under conservation at the "Giampaolo Leone" Conservation Studio. For this case, we applied Infrared and Ultraviolet fluorescence to document retouches and inpaints as [...]

17th century wooden statue in Avola, Sicily. Diagnostics 2017-06-27T12:42:13+00:00