CONSERVATION and RESTORATION of Documents and ArtThe last post of Boyer Writes was about the copy of a very important document, the 13th Amendment of the Constitution of the United States. If you missed it, you will find it in the previous blog. Since I mentioned the Graphic Conservation Company of Illinois, I thought it might interest the viewers to know exactly what they had to do to this document to restore it completely.
Restoration of any very old document, picture or work of art is a time-consuming technique that does not lend itself to mistakes. Usually there is no replacing it.
View now how this is done. In order to see the names on the document, we highly recommend that you enlarge your screen for the video.