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 to be published April - August 2014:
Paint and Piety: Collected Essays on Medieval Painting and Polychrome Sculpture (OUT NOW)
Between Formula and Freestyle: Nicolai Abildgaard and 18th Century Painting Technique (due April)
Textiles, Technical Practice and Power in the Andes (due May)
Inca sacred space: landscape, site and symbol in the Andes (due May)
Architectural Paint Research: sharing Informat... more...
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