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Conserving the Perkins Bacon Archives: by Conservator Victoria Stevens ACR

From: Thursday 23.07.20
at 2:00pm
To: Thursday 23.07.20
at 3:00pm
Location:

Online

Cost:

-

Summary: 

Icon Conservator Victoria Stevens discusses the work she has done on conserving the RPSLs collection of Perkins Bacon Delivery Books.

Event description: 

During the last two years, grant funding from Association of Independent Museums, The Pilgrims Trust and National Manuscripts Conservation Trust has enabled us to conserve our significant archive of Perkins Bacon & Co. This unique material reveals much about the history of security printing and gives an important insight into the inner workings of a Victorian business in London.

During this talk, Icon conservator Victoria Stevens ACR will reveal how she has restored these important pieces from the RPSL collection.

This a free event (delivered via Zoom)open to all those interested in paper and book conservation.