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George Bisacca

George Bisacca is Conservator Emeritus at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Unvarnished Truths

The history of restoration–today we call it “conservation” in order to distinguish it from a misbegotten 19th-century notion of returning the work of art to some imagined pristine original state–is fraught with controversy.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2023

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