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Nancy Ash, [Fellow]

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Senior Conservator of Works of Art on Paper
Bala Cynwyd, PA
Senior conservator of works of art on paper at the Philadelphia Museum of Art since 1991. Previously at CCAHA and National Gallery of Art. Co-author of Watermarks in Rembrandt Prints, 1998, systematic study of papers used in Rembrandt's etchings; and of Descriptive Terminology for Works of Art on Paper…, E-book. Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2014. With software programmer developed stand-alone database for conservation record keeping, the Conservation Tracker System, 2000-2010. Founding member of Paper Conservation Catalog in 1984. Member of AIC Ethics and Standards Committee that produced revised Code of Ethics in 1994. Co-chair of AIC-BPG, Art on Paper Discussion Group, 2012-2014.