john griffiths

Most notable among the project to restore 100 printed works in the library of Mumbai’s JJ School of Art is the work of John Griffiths, who in 1872 replicated and archived the frescoes found in the Ajanta caves into his book on the subject.(Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)

Mumbai’s JJ School of Art to restore 100 iconic books from its library

By Ankita Bhatkhande | Hindustan Times, Mumbai, Mumbai
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2018 03:53 PM IST
The project, to restore 100 printed works form JJ School of Art library, is expected to start in January. Funding of Rs 10 lakh for the same has been obtained from the state government and restoration will be carried out by the National Research Laboratory for Conservation of Cultural Property (NRLC), Lucknow.
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