New Acquisition Condition: Chinese Lacquered Nesting Tables

Winterthur recently accessioned an exquisite set of early 19th-century Chinese lacquered nesting tables, which required conservation and further study for safe display. This talk will discuss the technical analysis, conducted in collaboration with scientists in Winterthur’s Scientific Research and Analysis Laboratory, and conservation treatment of one of the nesting tables from the set. Registration required. Free. Note: this is a virtual lecture that begins at 10:30 am Eastern Time.

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Join us for other virtual lectures:

October 11: Objects Up Close: “That Wild Pipe of His” 
November 1: Objects Up Close: Piecing Together the Past: Reconstructing a Closed-Front Sacque Gown