In Their True Colors

Developing New Methods for Recoloring Faded Taxidermy

Monthly Archives: July, 2014

Team Taxidermy!

In the last few posts, we discussed how the renovation of the diorama hall at the American Museum of Natural History led to the creation of our current grant project. … Continue reading

July 28, 2014 · 3 Comments

A Horse of a Different Color – researching colorants for recoloring taxidermy

For the 2011-2012 renovation of the Bernard Family Hall of North American Mammals dioramas, we were limited by the need for high lightfastness (resistance to fading), in situ treatment considerations, … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · 4 Comments