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Conservation of ancient sites on the Silk Road : proceedings of an international conference on the conservation of grotto sites

Neville Agnew 1938-; Getty Conservation Institute.; Dunhuang yan jiu yuan (China); Zhongguo wen wu yan jiu suo.; International Conference on the Conservation of Grotto Sites (1993 : Mogao Grottoes, Dunhuang) 1997

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  • Title:
    Conservation of ancient sites on the Silk Road : proceedings of an international conference on the conservation of grotto sites
  • Author: Neville Agnew 1938-; Getty Conservation Institute.; Dunhuang yan jiu yuan (China); Zhongguo wen wu yan jiu suo.; International Conference on the Conservation of Grotto Sites (1993 : Mogao Grottoes, Dunhuang)
  • Subjects: Mural painting and decoration, Chinese -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Congresses; Buddhist art -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Congresses; Buddhist cave temples -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Congresses; Dunhuang Caves (China) -- Antiquities -- Congresses
  • Description: Dunhuang Art : The Treasure of the Silk Road / Duan Wenjie -- An Overview of Protection of Grottoes in China / Huang Kezhong -- Fifty Years of Protection of the Dunhuang Grottoes / Fan Jinshi -- Projects of the Getty Conservation Institute and the State Bureau of Cultural Relics : The Mogao and Yungang Grottoes / Neville Agnew, Huang Kezhong -- The Management of Ancient Chinese Cave Temples : A Site-Management Training Course at the Yungang Grottoes / Sharon Sullivan -- Management of Tourism at Buddhist Sites / Robertson E. Collins -- The Dambulla Rock Temple Complex, Sri Lanka : Ten Years of Management, Research, and Conservation / Senake Bandaranayake -- Site Management lessons from Canyon de Chelly, Lascaux, Sigiriya, and Bamian / Jeffrey W. Cody -- The role of documentation in defining conservation strategies at Grotto sites / Stephen Rickerby -- Conservation Survey of the Tam Ting Caves / Benita Johnson -- Complexity and Communication : Principles of In Situ Conservation / Sharon Cather -- The Treatment of Two Chinese Wall Painting Fragments / Cynthia Luk [and 4 others] -- Paintings on Silk and Paper from Dunhuang at the British Museum : Conservation Methods / Lore Erwine Fleming -- Conservation Treatment of Two Ming Dynasty Temple Wall Paintings / Eric Gordon -- Research on protection of ancient floor tiles in the Mogao grottoes / Gao Nianzu, Jia Ruiguang, Wang Jinyu -- Chinese Wall Painting and a Palace Hall Ceiling : Materials, Technique, and Conservation / Sally Malenka, Beth A. Price -- The Conservation of Tempera Mural Paintings and Architectural Finishes / Constance S. Silver -- Geotechnical Issues in the Conservation of Sites / Robert E. Englekirk -- Review of Stabilization Projects at the Mogao Grottoes / Sun Rujian -- Stabilization and Consolidation of the Kizil Grottoes / Jiang Huaying, Huang Kezhong -- Application of Cartridge-Type Grouting in Grotto Conservation / Zhong Shihang -- Techniques for Reinforcement of the Maijishan Grottoes / Yi Wuzhi, Lang Xiangui -- Chemical Consolidation of Conglomerate and sand at the Mogao Grottoes / Li Zuixiong, Neville Agnew, Po-Mong Lin -- Research into the Control of Damage by Windblown Sand at the Mogao Grottoes / Ling Yuquan [and 3 others] -- Desert-Adapted Plants for Control of Windblown Sand / Po-Ming Lin [and 3 others] -- Conservation of the Engraved Rock Wall in the Temiya Cave, Japan / Akito Uchida -- Geological Environment of the Mogao Grottoes at Dunhuang / Nobuaki Kuchitsu, Duan Xiuye -- Geotechnical Stability Problems of the Dafosi Grotto / Gerd Gudehus, Thomas Neidhart -- Conservation of Subterranean Historic and Prehistoric Monuments The Importance of the Environment and Microclimate / Jacques Brunet, Jean VouvŽ, Philippe Malaurent -- Deposition of Atmospheric Particles within the Yungang Grottoes / Christos S. Christoforou, Lynn G. Salmon, Glen R. Cass -- Control of Particle Deposition within the Yungang Grottoes / Christos S. Christoforou [and 3 others] -- Microclimate of Cave Temples 53 and 194, Mogao grottoes / Sadatoshi Miura [and 3 others] -- Environmental Monitoring at the Mogao Grottoes / Shin Maekawa [and 4 others] -- A Nondestructive Method for Determining Weathering and Consolidation of Stone / Zhong Shihang, Huang Kezhong -- Investigations of the Deterioration and Conservation of the Dafosi Grotto / He Ling [and 3 others] -- Color Change of Pigments in the Mogao Grottoes of Dunhuang / Nobuaki Kuchitsu [and 4 others] -- Analysis of Wall Painting Fragments from the Mogao and the Bingling Temple Grottoes / Ian N.M. Wainwright [and 3 others] -- Color Measurement at the Mogao Grottoes / Michael R. Schilling [and 5 others] -- Scientific Examination of the Sculptural Polychromy of Cave 6 at Yungang / Francesca Pique -- Pigment Analysis of Polychrome Statuary and Wall Paintings of the Tiantishan Grottoes / Zhou Guoxin, Zhang Jianquan, Cheng Huaiwan -- Lead Isotope Analyses of Some Chinese and Central Asian pigments / Robert H. Brill [and 3 others] -- Formation and stability of Chinese Barium Copper-Silicate pigments / Hans G. Wiedemann, Gerhard Bayer -- The Polychrome Terra-cotta Army of the First Emperor Qin Shi Huang / Wu Y. Onggi [and 4 others].
  • Publisher: Los Angeles : Getty Conservation Institute
  • Creation Date: 1997
  • Format: 1 online resource (xvi, 404 pages) : illustrations, maps.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN0-89236-416-5
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 9927508773603367$$I01TRAILS_UM
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9911942813703366
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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