Metal Conservation

 

Van Witt Fine Art Conservation has a working relationship with Zahner Metal Conservation. For over 40 years, Zahner has created complex, stunning surfaces around the world through utilizing and fabricating a diverse array of metals.

 
Above : Ewerdt Hilgemann,  Imploded Cube , Stainless Steel, Private Collection

Above : Ewerdt Hilgemann, Imploded Cube ,Stainless Steel, Private Collection

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Protect + Maintain

Process for Assessment of Metal Sculpture

-Visual inspection and measurements


-Photo and written documentation of surface condition, pedestal, surrounding environment Identify areas of concern


-XRF analysis if necessary to determine exact alloy of the artwork for treatment protocol Locate access to water and electricity if available