Art at the DIAConservation

Diver Walter E. Deaves
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Diver (54.122) — Walter E. Deaves

Conservation Projects

Miro Portfolio Cover

Miro Portfolio Cover

This portfolio cover, dated 1964, by the Spanish artist Joan Miro was designed to hold an edition of sixteen prints. Numerous condition problems were cleaned upon arrival.

The Infant Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness

The Infant Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness

A chance visit to Meadow Brook Hall by DIA curator Dr. Salvador Salort-Pons led to the discovery of a significant work by the 17th-century Spanish artist Bartolomé Esteban Murillo.

The Gracehoper Conservation Project

The Gracehoper Conservation Project

Gracehoper, Tony Smith's monumental, painted-steel sculpture on the DIA's North Lawn, has suffered from nearly 30 years of exposure to harsh weather and natural corrosion.


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