Art Conservation (Paintings, Sculpture)

Other resources applicable to works of art on paper may be found under the topic "Paper Conservation."

American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC)
AIC Paintings Conservation Catalog WIKI a project of the AIC Paintings Specialty Group

Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI)
CCI Notes addressing Paintings and Polychrome Sculptures (PDFs are available):

CCI Notes on Stone and Plaster:

Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA)
Specializes in paper: art, artifacts, books, documents, maps, photographs, wallpaper, etc.
Preservation Resources many downloadable PDFs

The Henry Ford, Benson Ford Research Center

Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
Connecting to Collections on-line resources for paintings

International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (IIC)
IIC is based in the UK, but its scope is international.   The organization publishes News in Conservation, Reviews in Conservation, Studies in Conservation, and proceedings of its annual IIC Congress.  All can be searched by author, title, or keyword.

National Park Service (NPS)
Conserve O Grams:

NPS Museum Handbook, Part I - Museum Collections:

Nebraska Educational Telecommunications (NET), Nebraska's PBS and NPR Stations
Saving Your Treasures
Saving Your Treasures: Paintings


American Art Museum

Smithsonian Institution, Museum Conservation Institute (MCI)
The following MCI links take you to lists of websites; many of which pertain to preservation of architectural and cultural works:

The following are MCI recommended resources for Paintings:

Also, check out MCI's links listed under "Publications" for additional help resources: