Accession Number : AD0692376

Title :   MYCOFLORA OF WORKS OF GRAPHIC AND APPLIED ART,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Kuritsyna, D. S.

Report Date : 09 AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Damage to works of art as a result of contamination by mold fungi is discussed. Results of an inspection of fifteen museums in the Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic conducted in 1962-63 are presented. Data indicate the species of fungi which attack various forms of art work. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FUNGUS DETERIORATION, PAINTS), (*MUSEUMS, FUNGUS DETERIORATION), DAMAGE, DEPOSITS, MICROSCOPY, PIGMENTS, CLASSIFICATION, USSR.

Subject Categories : Printing and Graphic Arts
      Biochemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE