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Conservation, New Acquisitions, Permanent Collection, SBMA Behind the Scenes

The Art of Conservation

No Comments 25 January 2012

Historically Rich Lansdowne Dionysus Now on View at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art Transporting, conserving, and cleaning a 900-pound, over life-size fragment of marble Roman statue dating from around 100–150 CE can be a daunting process―but can also render glorious results. After months of careful planning and conservation assistance from neighboring J. Paul Getty Museum’s Antiquities Conservation Department, the Lansdowne Dionysus is newly-installed in the Santa Barbara Museum of Art’s Ludington Court.… read more

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