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
Van Witt Fine Art Conservation has a working relationship with Zahner Metal Conservation. For over 127 years, Zahner has fabricated complex, stunning surfaces around the world utilizing a diverse array of metals.