Poiret Coat - Conservation Treatment

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Title

Poiret Coat - Conservation Treatment

Description

Nicole Bloomfield, conservation technologist at The Museum at FIT, explains how the museum acquired a 1917 coat by fashion designer Paul Poiret and describes the conservation treatment she performed so that it could go on display in the exhibition Faking It: Originals, Copies, and Counterfeits, on view December 2, 2014 - April 25, 2015.
Video produced by the FIT Technology Development Team.
Music: Maurice Ravel's Adagio from Piano Concerto in G performed by Markus Staab, Creative Commons license https://creativecommons.org/licenses/

Publisher

The Museum at FIT

Date Created

2015

Length

9:06

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