“Connoisseurship and Identification of Paper”

Robert Hauser, Whaling Museum Conservator and a Fellow of the American Institute for Conservation, was one of twelve senior conservators selected to attend a two-day workshop, “Connoisseurship and Identification of Paper” at Williamstown Art Conservation Center, Williamstown, Massachusetts.

The workshop included forensic studies for dating paper, fiber analysis, watermark identification, and the forgery of works of art on paper. The instructor was Peter Bower, a paper historian and research fellow at the Tate Gallery, London, England.

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