"Effects of Light on Materials in Collections - Data on Photoflash and Related Sources" by Terry T. Schaeffer

Effects of Light on Materials in Collections - Data on Photoflash and Related Sources Terry T. Schaeffer

Format:
Paperback
Publication date:
16 Aug 2001
ISBN:
9780892366453
Imprint:
Getty Publications
Dimensions:
211 pages: 273 x 211 x 15mm
Illustrations:
2 tables, 19graphs

A review of the literature on the impact of light sources, particularly photo and reprographic flash, on art and archival materials. It should be useful to museum conservators, conservation scientists, and museum and technical libraries.

Terry T. Schaeffer has a doctorate in biophysics from the University of California, Berkeley and has spent more than two decades in research on photosynthetic pigments and membrane biophysics. She is currently chemical hygiene officer at the Conservation Center of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.