RE: Conserving a Master Piece - Art/Science connections
Smithsonian 10/2004 has an article on the Picasso -
From: Judith Decker [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Subject: Conserving a Master Piece - Art/Science connections
Many of you can show Pablo Picasso's painting Les
Demoiselles d'Avignon (1907)to your students. I had a
cubism poster featuring that work and never had a
problem with middle school kids.
Here is a web site from Museum of Modern Art (NY) that
goes into the conservation process of this work:
This month's (?) Smithsonian has an article, too.