Minerva Teichert painting in arrival at our lab

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Rarely seen because its tucked away in an LDS chapel in the town Minerva grew up in, Cokesville Idaho is a large painting 4′ x 8′ that is beautiful and interesting and will be coming to our lab later this month.

Minerva Teichert Detail of Jesus Christ appearing in the AmericasThis is only a detail of the painting and, as you can see, its a Book of Mormon scene of Jesus Christ appearing in the Americas. I’ll post about it later once its in the lab for art conservation treatments and let you see details of it and tell you what we will do to preserve it. So, stay tuned! Sign up in the side bar to be notified when I add new info to this blog.

About Scott Haskins

Scott M. Haskins has been in the field of professional art conservation since 1975. He studied and worked doing mural and painting conservation in Italy until 1979. He headed up the painting conservation laboratory at Brigham Young University for the BYU Permanent Art Collection and the LDS HIstorical Department until 1984. He works from Santa Barbara, CA providing art conservation services nationwide. He is also the author of "How To Save Your Stuff From A Disaster."
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