Storage and display guidelines for paintings: NM95-57/10-3-2016E-PDF

"The basic principle of storing and displaying paintings is to keep them in a secure and stable environment. This Note will address the physical aspects of storage and display and will describe the best preservation practices for paintings in these situations. For related information on environmental factors of light, relative humidity, temperature, pollution and biological activity in storage and display, consult CCI Note 10/4 Environmental and Display Guidelines for Paintings"--Introd., p. 3.

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Title Storage and display guidelines for paintings
Series Title Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) notes,
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Directives concernant la mise en réserve et l’exposition des tableaux. Cover title. "Originally published in 1986"--p. 2.
Date c2017.
Number of Pages 20 p. :
Catalogue Number
  • NM95-57/10-3-2016E-PDF
Edition Rev. 2016.
Subject Terms Art works, Conservation