History of the World


Conservator: Patrick Layton
Date: 07/8/2017
Title: History of the World
Owner: Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library
Description: ¼ bound tan leather spine, marbled leather on cover
Dimensions: 156x234x37 mm (w x h x d)

Condition Report

  • Joint broken

Completed Treatment

  • .1 mm mulberry Japanese paper and diluted PVA reinforcing Joint
  • Toned to match spine with diluted acrylic paint
  • Renaissance wax added to the tissue after toning to help the paper to look more leather and to help seal the color