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Maine 

 

Artifacts

201 Ryder Road

Farmingdale, ME 04344

207/828-0028

fineartframemaker@earthlink.net

www.artifactsmaine.com

(conservation and restoration of antique giltwood picture frames and gilded objects. Replication of antique picture frames. Conservation-quality picture framing & preparatory services)

 

Atelier Gilding and Framing

28 Back Nippen Road

Buxton, ME 04093

207/929-8822

michele@micheleacarondesigns.com

http://www.micheleacarondesigns.com

(frames and gilded objects)

 

Burleigh Electric

390 US Route One, Unit 4

Falmouth, ME 04105

207/781-4747

burleighelectric@gwi.net

http://www.burleighelectric.com/burleigh_electric,_inc_001.htm

(lamp and light fixture repair)

 

Carlson Turner Books and Bindery

241 Congress Street

Portland, ME 04101

207/773-4200

info@carlsonturnerbooks.com

http://www.carlsonturnerbooks.com

 

East Point Conservation Studio

14 Maine Street, #5

Brunswick, ME 04011

207/721-0088

jon@eastpointconservation.com

http://eastpointconservation.com/

(historic furniture and wooden objects)

 

Molly O'Guinness Carlson
Head Tide Archaeological Conservation Laboratory
35 Sheepscot Shores Road, Suite A
Wiscasset, Maine 04578
207/882-9078 (h)
207/687-6688 (c)
mollyocarlson@gmail.com
 

Jeffrey Haste Book Design

P.O. Box 542

Cumberland, ME 04021

207/829-5038

jeffwh@idesignbooks.com

http://www.idesignbooks.com/

 

John Leeke Preservation Consultant

26 Higgins Street

Portland, ME 04103

207/773-2306

JohnLeeke@HistoricHomeWorks.com

www.HistoricHomeWorks.com

(historic building conservation and preservation: Conditions assessments, emergency response, project planning, problem solving, worker and staff training, maintenance programming, onsite and long-distance consulting via phone and online video. Service Area: all of Maine)

 

Teresa Myers Conservation Services

26 Frandy Lane

Sebec, ME 04481

207/564-3910

Teresa@MyersConservation.com

www.MyersConservation.com

 

Neely Restoration Studio

90 Bridge Street, # 405

Westbrook, ME 04092-2992

207/857-9015

rneely1@maine.rr.com

www.neelystudio.com

(stained glass)

 

Phoenix Studio

630 Forest Avenue

Portland, ME 04101

207/774-4154

info@phoenixstudio.com

www.phoenixstudio.com

(specializing in the conservation and restoration of stained glass since 1976)

 

Rayer Fine Arts Conservation

PO Box 4874

Portland, ME 04112

207/774-4874

rayerconservation@gmail.com

(works on paper, historic photographs and textiles)

 

Rocky Mountain Quilts

130 York Street

York Village, ME 03909

207/363-6800

800/762-5940

betsey@rockymountainquilts.com

www.rockymountainquilts.com

 

Nina A. Roth-Wells LLC

Georgetown, ME 04548

207/371-2427

ninarothwells@me.com

backriver1@nqi.net

 

Strong Arm Bindery

58 Fore Street, Bldg. 14

Portland, ME 04101

207/879-4672

strongarmbindery@gmail.com

www.strongarmbindery.typepad.com

(traditional hand bookbinding studio specializing in the conservation repair of antiquarian books, box-making and other protective enclosures, exhibit preparations and edition bindings. Services also include hot-stamp printing, letterpress and screen printing.)

 

Taggart Objects Conservation

644 Five Islands Road

Georgetown, ME 04548

207/371-2099

jtaggart@gwi.net

www.strongarmbindery.typepad.com

 

 

The Maine Project For Fine Art Conservation - Project MEAC

142 High Street

Portland, ME 04101

207/871-1678

info@projectmeac.org

http://www.projectmeac.org

(The only non-profit Fine Art Conservation Lab in the state of Maine)

 

 

Tony Castro & Company

372 Intervale Road

New Gloucester, Maine 04260

207/926-5618

tonycastro.company@yahoo.com

http://www.tonycastrocompany.com/

(we specialize in the restoration and creation of works of art on plaster, wood, and canvas.)

 

Tuckerbrook Conservation LLC

2498 Belfast Road

Lincolnville, ME 04849

207/763-3973

rsharvey@tidewater.net

(organic and inorganic collections, treatment of outdoor sculpture and monuments, museum consulting, storage, treatment of a wide range of three dimensional objects, education & consulting)

 

David Williams
240 Red Bridge Road
Ellsworth, ME 04605
207/667-4591

williams@acadia.net

http://www.mainerestoration.com

(The repair and restoration of antique furniture and wooden objects is my primary focus, but I have wide-ranging experience and I welcome inquiries about the repair and preservation of any object of age and beauty.) 

 

New England

 

American Marine Modeling

20 Pleasant Street

Gloucester, MA 01930

978/281-1166

wall@shipmodel.com

www.shipmodel.com

 

Art Conservation Services, Inc.

30 Ipswich Street

Boston, MA 02215 60 Oak Sq

617/247-2757

info@artconservationservicesboston.com

http://www.artconservationservicesboston.com

 

Deborah Bede Stillwater Textile Conservation Studio, LLC

196 Old Warner Road

Bradford, NH 03221

603/938-2310

stillwaterstudio@conknet.com

http://www.artconservationservicesboston.com

 

Brown's River Marotti Co.

One Allen Martin Drive

Essex, VT 05451

800/639-3027

802/878-3335

802/878-0932 Fax

info@brmco.us

www.brmco.us

(historic documents)

 

Munters Corporation

79 Monroe Street

PO Box 640

Amesbury, MA 01913

800/686-8377

dhinfo@munters.com

http://www.munters.us

(climate control)

 

Northeast Document Conservation Center

100 Brickstone Square

Andover, MA 01810

978/470-1010

nedcc@nedcc.orhg

www.nedcc.org

(works on paper)

 

Straus Center for Conservation & Technical Studies

Harvard University Art Museums

32 Quincy Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

617/495-2392

am_straus@harvard.edu

http://www.harvardartmuseums.org/straus/

(paintings, works on paper)

 

Williamstown Art Conservation Center

227 South Street

Williamstown, MA 01267

413/458-5741

wacc@williamstownart.org

www.williamstowart.org

(paintings, paper, furniture, frames, outdoor sculptures, objects)

 

New York

 

Textile Conservation Workshop, Inc.

3 Main Street

South Salem, NY 10590

914/763-5805

textile@bestweb.net

www.textileconservationworkshop.org

(conservation of rare, fragile, historic textiles)

 

Spicer Art Conservation, LLC

Arts Conservation of Objects, Textiles & Upholstery, Decorative & Ethnographic

305 Clipp Road

Delmar, NY 12054

518/765-2142

gwenart@capital.net

www.spicerart.com

 

United States

 

Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts CCAHA

264 South 23rd Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

215/545-0613

ccaha@ccaha.org

www.ccaha.org

 

Additional references can be found through:

 

The American Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works

1156 15th Street NW, Ste. 320

Washington, DC 20005

202/452-9545

info@conservation-us.org

http://www.conservation-us.org/

 

The Maine Arts Commission does not recommend or endorse any particular conservator or conservation service. This list is for information purposes only.

  

Appraisers

 

Maine

 

Andrews & Andrews Auctioneers and Fine Art Appraisers

71 Cross Street

Northport, ME 04849

207/338-1386

2andrews@bluestreakme.com

www.andrewsandandrews.com

(estate, insurance, and personal appraisals for general content, antique, and fine art)

 

A.E. Runge, Jr. Oriental Rugs

108 Main Street

Yarmouth, ME 04096

207/846-9000

info@rungerugs.com

www.rungerugs.com

(specialty old and antique rugs)

 

Desmond Fine Art

Appraisal & Consulting

2 Cottage Lane

PO Box 1235

Rockport, ME 04856

207/230-7124

jo@desmondfineart.com

www.desmondfineart.com

(Appraisal of fine and decorative art for insurance scheduling, damage & loss claims, estate tax, estate planning, asset management, non-cash charitable donation. Consultation for collection management, conservation, restoration, archival framing.)

 

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries

PO Box 300

51 Atlantic Highway

Thomaston, ME 04861

207/354-8141

appraisal@kajav.com

www.thomastonauction.com

(art, antiques, collectibles, coins and stamps, ephemera; verbal valuations through a free appraisal service every Tuesday at the galleries, in response to e-mail inquiries or during visits to clients’ locations to view their items; provide written insurance or written estate appraisals)

 

Tom Veilleux Gallery

75 Market Street (Suite 104)

Portland, ME 04101

207/828-0784

info@tomveilleux.com

www.tomveilleux.com

(specialty american paintings of the 19th and 20th centuries, excluding contemporary artists)

 

New York

 

Jan Andersen

241 Central Park West

New York, NY 10024

212/595-3648

janandersen@nyc.rr.com

info@janandersenfineartservices.com

www.janandersenfineartservices.com

(american and european paintings, prints, drawings and sculpture from 19th century to the present)

 

Bernard & S. Dean Levy, Inc.

24 East 84 Street

New York, NY 10028

212/628-7088

bsdlinc@aol.com

www.levygalleries.com

(american antique furniture, needlework pictures, american and china trade paintings, brass candlesticks, and english and chinese ceramics made for the american market.)

 

Keno Auctions

127 East 69th Street

New York, NY 10021

212/734-2381

leigh@kenoauctions.com

www.kenoauctions.com

(american furniture, paintings and folk art. fine art and decorative art from the 18th through 20th centuries)

 

Additional references can be found through:

 

American Society of Appraisers

555 Herndon Parkway, Suite 125

Herndon, VA 20170

800/272-8258

703/478-2228

asainfo@appraisers.org

http://www.appraisers.org/ASAHome.aspx

 

Appraisers Association of America, Inc.

386 Park Avenue South, Suite 2000

New York, NY 10016

(20th floor, Between 27th and 28th Streets)

212/889-5404, x10 for general inquiries

aaa@appraisersassoc.org

http://www.appraisersassoc.org

 

International Society of Appraisers

737 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 2100

Chicago, IL 60611

312/981-6778

isa@isa-appraisers.org

http://www.isa-appraisers.org/

 

National Institute of Appraisers

73450 Country Club Drive #181

Palm Desert, CA 92260

760/779-9736

800/676-2148

niaart@aol.com

http://appraiseroffineart.com/

 

New England Appraisers Association

5 Gill Terrace

Ludlow, VT 05149

802/228-7444

LLT44@tds.net

www.newenglandappraisers.net

 

The Maine Arts Commission does not recommend or endorse any particular conservator or conservation service. This list is for information purposes only.