conservation image From Connoisseurship to Technical Art History: The Evolution of the Interdisciplinary Study of Art

Details of Studiolo from the Ducal Palace in Gubbio, 15th century (ca. 1479-82), designed by Francesco di Giorgio Martini (1439-1490) and executed by Giuliano da Maiano (1432-1490). The reinstallation of the Gubbio Studiolo at the Metropolitan Museum involved extensive interdisciplinary collaboration. Made in Gubbio, Italy. Walnut, beech, rosewood, oak, and fruitwoods on walnut base; H. 15 ft., 10 15/16 in. (485 cm), W. 16 ft., 11 15/16 in. (518 cm), D. 12 ft., 7 3/16 in. (384 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Rogers Fund, 1939 (39.153). Photo: © 1996 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.