What's the Damage?
From accidental water damage to the accumulation of everyday dirt, numerous types of damage can mar works on paper. Most types of damage to paper items can be repaired or improved with professional expertise. Click below for more information on some of the types of damage that affect paper objects.
Improperly Hinged Paper
Works of art are often hinged into a mat for display. Hinging a work with improper methods or materials can result in tears, adhesive staining, and other damage. Conservators can remove inappropriate hinges and create reversible, non-damaging hinges for an item that is to be displayed.