A professional conservation practice dedicated to the preservation
of furniture,wooden artifacts and architectural woodwork
CORNICE OF SECRETARY-BOOKCASE BY HENRY INGLE, RICHMOND, VA, CIRCA 1795.
CONSERVATION BY F.C. VOGT COMPANY, 2011. PRIVATE COLLECTION
ESTABLISHED IN 1975, the F.C. Vogt Company is primarily in the business of preserving furniture, objects and interior architectural woodwork. Additionally, we offer comprehensive project management expertise.
CLIENTELE is equally divided among private collectors, museums, private and public institutions, architects and reputable antique dealers across the country. Architectural woodwork conservation projects include private residences as well as public facilities.
A COMBINATION of fully developed artistic and technical skills, resourcefulness, scholarly research and sensitive respect for historic preservation is brought to every project. A full range of conservation services is offered by a well trained and professional staff.
ETHICAL business and preservation standards and a love for the meticulous conservation of historic artifacts guide every aspect of our company.
WE GENUINELY CARE about the appropriate preservation of your object, collection or historic building. Please contact me personally with your conservation concerns and questions.
1831 WEST BROAD STREET RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 2322
PHONE: 804-358-1651 FAX: 804-358-1653
AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR CONSERVATION ~ AMERICAN ALLIANCE OF MUSEUMS
SOUTHEAST MUSEUMS CONFERENCE
VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF MUSEUMS ~ VIRGINIA CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION
Members since 1987, The F.C. Vogt Company abides by the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice as outlined by The American Institute for Conservation concerning acceptable criteria and professional conduct in conservation practice.
This includes proper examination, documentation, suitability of treatment, retreat-ability and reverse- ability, methods and materials, confidentiality, communication, consultation and timeliness. These standards also include essential insurances, security, workplace safety policies and appropriate storage and environmental conditions in the studio and on site, etc.
We are honored to announce that we have recently been approved by Heritage Preservation - The National Institute for Conservation - to be Collection Assessors for the Conservation Assessment Program (CAP). Through this program, Heritage Preservation helps small and mid-sized museums get the advice of professional conservators for their collections and historic buildings. Details about Heritage Preservation and the Conservation Assessment Program can be found at www.heritagepreservation.org.
The Virginia Conservation Association in cooperation with the VCU Libraries and Inventory Management Department will be conducting a presentation entitled " Careers in Art and Object Conservation" on April 17, from 3PM to 5PM in The Cabell Library, 2nd floor Multipurpose Room. Information and details can be found at virginiaconservationassociation.org
American Institute for Conservation Annual Meeting: May 28-31, San Francisco, CA
For Immediate Emergency / Disaster Response and Object Triage contact Rick Vogt at 804-840-4019