ANAGPIC 2013 Student Papers and Posters

Presented at the 2013 Annual Student Conference hosted by the UCLA/Getty Program in Archaeological and Ethnographic Conservation

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Dina Anchin (pdf), Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, Harvard University
Refining Style: Technical Investigation of an Early Work by Georges Pierre Seurat in the Maurice Wertheim Collection

Annika Finne (pdf), Conservation Center, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
Flora or Folly? Assessing the Risks of Plant-Based Art

Jessica Ford and Courtney Von Stein Murray (pdf), Winterthur/University of Delaware
Arabian Knights: Conserving a 1953 Pinball Back Glass

Ashley Freeman, Michael Doutre, George Bevan, and Alison Murray (pdf), Queen’s University
Craquelure Documentation and Analysis: A Preliminary Process Using Reflectance Transformation Imaging and ImageJ

Tessa Gadomski (pdf), Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation
The Miscellaneous Works of Charles Barrell

Sonia Kata (pdf), Queen’s University
Chitosan as a Consolidant for Fragile Silk

Caitlin Mahony (pdf), UCLA/Getty Conservation Program
Mending Leather and Quillwork on a Native American Vest: The Challenges and Achievements

Casey Mallinckrodt (pdf), UCLA/Getty Conservation Program
This Old Foot: Technical Analysis of a Ptolemaic Child Sarcophagus to Identify Structural Components Repurposed from Other Ancient Coffins

Harry Metcalf (pdf), Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, Harvard University
Corita Kent: A Technical Study of a Group of Screen Prints

Laura Neufeld (pdf), Buffalo State College
Problem Children: Technical Analysis and Conservation Treatment of Two Works on Paper by Karel Appel

Fran Ritchie (pdf), Buffalo State College
The Investigation and Conservation Treatment of a Mounted Juvenile Orangutan


Evelyn Ayre (pdf), Queen’s University
Calibrated UV Reflectance Photographic Documentation for Lepidoptera Collections

Rita Berg and Christina Frohnert (pdf), Conservation Center, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
The Conservation Treatment of Robert Rauschenberg’s Untitled (Early Egyptian), 1974

Geneva Griswold, Madeleine Neiman, and Brittany Dolph (pdf), UCLA/Getty Conservation Program
Mending Moccasins: Tear Repair of Brain-tanned Hide Objects

Rebecca Kaczkowski and Courtney Von Stein (pdf), Winterthur/University of Delaware
Conservation of American Tinplate: A 19th-Century Chandelier

The 2013 student paper participants were Fran Ritchie, Sonia Kata, Caitlin Mahony, Tessa Gadomski, Morgan Adams, Harry Metcalf, Annika Finne, Jessica Ford, Courtney Von Stein Murray, Laura Neufeld, Ashley Freeman, Casey Mallinckrodt, Dina Anchin

Photo Credits: (Top Left)”Before treatment image of “Arabian Nights” by Roy Parker, artwork on a Gottlieb pinball machine” from Ford and Murray paper; (Middle) “A taxidermy juvenile orangutan from the Buffalo Museum of Science” from Fran Ritchie paper; (Top Right)