Academic thesis

Hagen Meschke: Conception for the conservation of the outside wall paintings of the riding hall of the Heidecksburg castle in Rudolstadt / Investigations into techniques of painting and production Back
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Abstract: The Grisaille paintings of the late renaissance are rapidly decaying due to weathering, exposure to sunlight and a high concentration of damaging salts. The conception contains the reduction of a gipsum crust, consolidation of the detached plaster and layers of painting as well as the reducion of damaging salt concentration.


Keywords: Renaissance painting, Grisaille painting, Damaging salts, examination of painting techniques, consolidation of plaster, reduction of salt
  • academic institution: Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden
  • kind of theses:  Diplomarbeit
  • main Tutor:  Dipl.-Rest. Arnulf Dähne; Dipl.-Rest. Ralf Blank
  • assistant Tutor:  Prof. Dr. Christoph Herm
  • date:  2007
  • Language:  German
  • pages:  275
  • pictures:  311

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