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Wooten, John  Search this
Conservation Analytical Laboratory (CAL)  Search this
Museum Conservation Institute  Search this
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Physical description:
10 x 8;
Black-and-white photographs
June 8, 1976
Also known as 76-7177-8A.
Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
Featured in the "Torch," July 1976.
Conservator Tony Konrad uses a surgeon's style microscope with camera attached to chip away old layers of paint and restore a 1679 painting taken from the side of a harpsichord at the Conservation Analytical Laboratory at National Museum of History and Technology, now known as National Museum of American History.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: July 1976, Image No. 76-7177-08A
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Conservation  Search this
Konrad, Tony  Search this
Microscope and microscopy  Search this
Restoration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-7177-08A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives