Elizabeth A. Curran /// Bookbinding and Repair
Francis Bacon BTFrancis Bacon ATFrancis Bacon BTFrancis Bacon ATFrancis Bacon BTFrancis Bacon ATFrancis Bacon BTFrancis Bacon ATLimp vellum with broken support - BeforeLimp vellum support repair - AfterLimp vellum support repair (detail)French book (before)French book (after)French book (before)French book (after)St. Lawrence River (before)St. Lawrence River (after)St. Lawrence River (before)St. Lawrence River (after)St. Lawrence River (after)Dover, NH Directory (before)Dover, NH Directory (after)Dover, NH Directory - detail (before)Dover, NH Directory - detail (after)Dover, NH Directory (before)Dover, NH Directory (after)Dover, NH Directory - detail (before)Dover, NH Directory - detail (after)
conservation
These are before/after shots of various treatments to old books-- ranging from moriki tissue hinges, paper mends, cloth rebacks, and blocking/resewing broken textblocks. All books are from Dartmouth's Baker-Berry Library or from my own collection.
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