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Pergamon Museum – Collection of the Egyptian Museum in Berlin in the Berlin Pergamon Museum

Pergamon Museum – Collection of the Egyptian Museum in Berlin in the Berlin Pergamon Museum

Within the scope of the ‘master plan’, the ‘Museum Island’ in Berlin is to be repaired and reinstated in the coming years and the Pergamon Museum rehabilitated and technically brought up to date …

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New Museum Berlin – Conservation-Restoration of Ceiling Wallpapers

New Museum Berlin – Conservation-Restoration of Ceiling Wallpapers

Reconstruction and conservation of the Neues Museum Berlin, conservation-restoration of the ceiling and architrave wallpapers from the Mythological Room he original ceiling and architrave wallpapers in the Neues Museum’s Mythological Room arose in 1852 from a design by Richard Lepsius. The images originally depicted the…

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New Museum of Berlin – The Schievelbein Frieze

The Last Days of Pompeii” was created as a three-quarters-cast figural frieze in Hermann Schievelbein’s workshop, brought in with a method for attaching plaster, and completed in 1851. At roughly 65 metres in length, it was the Neues Museum’s largest single artwork.

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Mit Herz und Hand

ZDF Dokumentation: Die Retter des neuen Museums in Berlin   Mit Herz und Hand ach fünf Jahren Wiederaufbau wird das Neue Museum in Berlin wieder eröffnet. Der Star-Architekt David Chipperfield hat Berlins schönste Ruine aufwändig restauriert. Berühmtestes Exponat: die Büste der Nofretete. Sie galt als…

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The Sphinx of pharaoh Hatshepsut in the Egyptian Museum Berlin

The Sphinx of pharaoh Hatshepsut in the Egyptian Museum Berlin

Before the coming new exhibition, a checkup of the condition is to be undertaken and a restorative working-over of the currently damaged sculpture, and the no longer satisfactory supplementations to the general aesthetic image of the whole. The aim of the restoration work is to elaborate all supplementary repair-work and to harmonise the overall aesthetic impression of the original …

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BODE MUSEUM, BERLIN

BODE MUSEUM, BERLIN

As a unique collection of buildings set in an educational environment, Museum Island in Berlin Mitte represents 185 years of museum architecture. The reunification of Germany opened up the historic one-off opportunity of bringing the dispersed collections from the east and west back together …

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The Berlin Neues Museum – East tympanum

The Berlin Neues Museum – East tympanum

Restoration and conservation of the the east tympanum of the Neues Museum ive allegorical figures are depicted in double life-size. The personification of the arts is represented (the art of building construction, the art of sculpture, the art of fine-art painting and the art of…

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