Restoring Porcelain

In this Series of videos, Royal Collection Trust Conservator, David Wheeler, goes through the process of conserving an 18th century vase from the Royal Collection.

 

Part One

 

 

Part Two

In the second part of this conservation case study, Royal Collection Trust conservator, David Wheeler, explains how the vase is taken apart in preparation for restoration.

 

Part Three

In this short film we look at how the vase is reassembled.

 

Part Four

In part four of this conservation series we look at the final stage of reassembly of this blue and white porcelain vase.

 

Part Five

In the fifth and final part of this conservation case study, Royal Collection Trust conservator, David Wheeler, explains the final process of cutting back and retouching this Chinese, blue and white porcelain vase.