International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property
An Ethical Approach to the Treatment of…

An Ethical Approach to the Treatment of Aged Rubber-based Pressure Sensitive Tape (PST), Considering its Integral Application to Modern Works of Art on Paper (1960s – 1970s)

Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
The aim of this survey is to identify approaches towards the treatment of aged rubber-based pressure sensitive tape (PST) on works of art on paper (1960s - 1970s), where the PST was considered aesthetically, structurally or conceptually integral.

The research is being carried out as part of an MA in the conservation of fine art at Northumbria University. If there are any questions you have concerning the survey/research please send an email to
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