In strong support of Nanjing Museum, in August 2011, the Nanjing Museum of traditional repair expert Mr. Yu Wei was invited to Shaanxi History Museum of Shaanxi Li Bo china bronze statue repair work to communicate guidance, and lack of experience in conservation of traditional repair staff training, workplace experts in Shaanxi History Museum Conservation Laboratory.
Mr. Yu Wei Conservation is committed to work for decades, its repair techniques are passed, “Mei school” (to re-decoration, details of features, corresponding to the North were to do the repair is characterized by large objects), repair techniques exquisite. Has undertaken the restoration of important cultural tasks, currently undertaking a large Yunshan Xuyi Conservation site all the work.
This special selection of some of the objects of different issues in order to get expert guidance of many, the existence of these bronze relics torn, incomplete, fracture, corrosion, cracks and many other diseases, need to be repaired to protect, but also through the protection of these typical disease processing means learning to make the other bronze sculpture artifacts corresponding diseases are better protected in the future restoration.
Yu went to fix a day early in the morning room, threw himself into work, often in order to better complete a repair procedure and work longer hours, their dedication admirable. Active participation in learning with the staff of Yu’s work, and do repair work records for the transmission of traditional restoration techniques to provide detailed information. We work for the various issues raised, Mr. Yu also unreservedly to explain. During the restoration of the traditional knowledge of the various bronze statue concrete steps to master the essentials of operation, a taste of the wonderful imitation of color to do the old technology, benefit. More valuable is that, through the “Grand enough,” Characterization of the times, young people understand the Conservation work to do, we must know enough about the heritage, otherwise it may be a fool. Conditions for the expert repair room is equipped with enough hardware conditions, less than twenty days, have basically completed the Western Zhou Kui dragons chinese bronze washbasin with a tubular handle, commercial “villages,” Jazz, Western Zhou bronze dragon Jue, Western Zhou Dynasty, “Gong,” Ding, Chinese incense burner, Business nipple pattern Gui, Animal Mask copper goblet seven business objects restoration, and other objects made of corrosion process guidance, so that the original broken, defect, fragile parts have been repaired, the effect has been repaired We unanimously affirmed.
The exchange of experts to guide research activities in the museum conservation mechanism of external expert consultants to explore a useful, not only repair the damaged pieces of cultural relics, but also to the young staff to improve their protection and restoration technology is a valuable rare opportunity to learn, In future work continue to receive this mode of operation, and to improve the skills of young workers repair, engaged in repair work in the conservation of heritage conservators to better technology, working together to protect our precious cultural heritage work.
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