Archetype Publications Limited has grown since 1987 to be one of the leading publishers in the conservation of art and antiquities and technical art history. You can browse our titles on this website or download our complete catalogue. Titles can be purchased by individuals directly from us using the order forms or from bookshops (also see where to buy). Some of our publications are textbooks which have been/are used in IAP short courses in conservation.
Archetype Publications also distributes selected International Institute of Conservation (IIC) titles. These are listed with all Archetype titles under the section 'Available Titles'.
The following Archetype titles are due to be published July-December 2014:
Natural Colorants for Dyeing and Lake Pigments: Practical Recipes and their Historical Sources (due July)
Paintings in the Laboratory (due August)
Architectural Paint Research: Sharing Information, Sharing Decisions (due August)
Let the Material Talk: Late-medieval technology of Cologne panel painting r (due August)
For Tomorrow: Investigating New Material... more...
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