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Laser cleaning of the interior stone decoration of King Sigismund's Chapel at Wawel Castle in Cracow
Author(s): Jan Marczak; Marek Strzelec; Andrzej Koss
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Paper Abstract

The paper presents a part of the results of EUREKA E!2542 RENOVA LASER project "Laser renovation of monuments and works of art", realized in the years 2001-2004, aimed to the application of laser technique to the conservation of artworks and historic objects in architectural scale. Laser technology has been blended into the full program of conservation and restoration of Sigismund's Chapel at Wawel Castle in Cracow, Poland, including more than 800 m2 of decorative, XVI century sculptor's surfaces.

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 October 2005
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 5958, Lasers and Applications, 595808 (11 October 2005); doi: 10.1117/12.621859
Show Author Affiliations
Jan Marczak, Military Univ. of Technology (Poland)
Marek Strzelec, Military Univ. of Technology (Poland)
Andrzej Koss, Interacademy Institute for Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art (Poland)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5958:
Lasers and Applications
Krzysztof M. Abramski; Antonio Lapucci; Edward F. Plinski, Editor(s)

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