The Building Conservation Directory 2023

164 T H E B U I L D I N G C O N S E R VAT I O N D I R E C T O R Y 2 0 2 3 | C E L E B R AT I N G 3 0 Y E A R S C AT H E D R A L C O M M U N I C AT I O N S WALL PAINTING CONSERVATORS ◼ HIRST CONSERVATION LTD Head office – Laughton, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 0HE Tel 01529 497449 ▪ London office – 75 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EL Tel 0800 917 8664 Email CONSULTANCY AND CONSERVATION OF STONE AND WALL PAINTINGS : See also: display entry on the inside front cover and profile entry in Mortars & Renders, page 131. ◼ OPUS CONSERVATION 4 Welbeck Road, London E6 3EU Tel 07515 945921 Email WALL PAINTING CONSERVATORS : Opus Conservation specialises in the conservation of wall painting and decorated architectural surfaces. It was established by Dr Elizabeth Woolley (ACR), Samuel Whittaker, and Dr Amarilli Rava, each holding a postgraduate degree from the Courtauld Institute of Art with extensive experience in practical conservation in the UK and worldwide. Opus has worked with churches, private clients and national and international heritage bodies, and offers investigation, analysis, documentation and remedial conservation. Recent projects include Daniel Maclise’s monumental paintings (Palace of Westminster), Roman paintings at Lullingstone (English Heritage), Castle Howard and a collaboration with UNESCO on the restoration of Sudanese medieval Christian paintings. ◼ RICHARD IRELAND PLASTER & PAINT Tel 07900 584230 Email HISTORIC PLASTERWORK AND POLYCHROMATIC DECOR CONSERVATION : See also: profile entry in Plasterwork, page 169. OFFICE +44 (0)1795 538750 MOBILE +44 (0)7770 722201 EMAIL THOMASORGAN@ME.COM consultants and conservators of fine art paintings murals frames gilding WALLPAPERS ◼ WILSON GEORGE RESTORATION 43 Northgate, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire BD19 3HS Tel 07974 683111 Email Contact George Bogojevic WALLPAPERS : Wilson George Restoration specialises in the restoration and preservation of high-relief Lincrusta, Anaglypta and other embossed paper wallcoverings found within our national built heritage. Wilson George Restoration was integral to the development of the only restoration process endorsed by Lincrusta which is now used by Wilson George’s trained restorers and conservators working in institutions and private dwellings, nationally and internationally. The company has amassed the world’s largest library of historical embossed dado and ceiling panel impressions. These can be used to guide the complete restoration of entire ceilings and dado surfaces. See also: profile entry in Interiors Consultants & Conservators, page 156. peter martindale conservation The conservation of wall paintings, paintings and polychromed artefacts.