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 in the first half of 2014:
French Bronze Sculpture: materials and techniques 16 - 18 century (due January)
Authenticity and Replication: the ‘real thing’ in art and art conservation (due February)
Andean textiles, technology and power (due March)
Inca sacred space: landscape, site and symbol in the Andes (due April)
Materials and Techniques of Medieval PANEL PAINTINGS (in Me... more...
The following Archetype titles are to be published by the end of 2013:
Desalination of historic structures, objects and wall paintings (due December)
Art of Merit: Studies in Buddhist Art and its Conservation (due December)
European Paintings 15 – 18th century: Copying, Emulating and Replicating (due December online..hard copy available from early January 2014)
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