Academic thesis

Nora Pfeiffer: The conservation and restoration of the triptych Diluviaal bewijs of Eduard Heijmans, Lindenau-Museum Altenburg / Studies about the painting technique of the artist Eduard Heijmans from 1958 till 1972 Back
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Abstract: The diploma thesis deals with the triptych Diluviaal bewijs of the Dutch artist Eduard Heijmans from 1961 as part of the Lindenau-Museum Altenburg. A particularity for the approach to the conservation and restoration are the different materials applied to the paintings, such as cork, ivory, animal teeth, canvas, rope and a sawfish jaw. The theoretical part of the thesis deals with the painting technique used by Heijmans between the years 1958 and 1972.


Keywords: Heijmans, material painting, relief painting, Informel, material combination
  • academic institution: Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden
  • kind of theses:  Diplomarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Ursula Haller; Dipl.-Rest. Stephanie Hil
  • assistant Tutor:  Dipl.-Rest. Andrea Fischer
  • date:  2012
  • Language:  German
  • pages:  125
  • pictures:  143

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