Frame Conservation at the MFA: A Tour with the Conservator

Take a tour of some of the magnificent frames found on paintings at the Museum of Fine Art, Boston, with Andrew Haines, Associate Conservator of Furniture and Frames. These often overlooked treasures surround some of the world’s most valued paintings. Compare frame designs from different eras, examine ornaments and discuss alternative gilding techniques used by the conservator to keep this collection looking its best. This tour will meet at 6:20 pm at the museum, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston. Students will receive meet-up details in advance. Limit 15 students

Section 1F: Wednesday, Nov 1, 6:30–7:30pm (Andrew Haines)

$60

Course Number

AW965

Class Size

15

Age Range

17+

Skill Level

All Levels

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Materials

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