Bryan & Devan Conservation offers professional consultation and services for the conservation, preservation, and restoration of works of art on paper, historic documents, books and photographs.


With a studio located in Little Rock, Arkansas, we are the only regional business which focuses exclusively on the conservation of historic and artistic works on paper.


Bryan & Devan also specializes in fine art and artifact collection management.


Our clients include museums, libraries, historical societies, galleries, as well as private clients and the individual.


Services include:


• Examination and Documentation

• Preventative Care

• Stabilization

• Chemical and/or Physical Treatments

• Cleaning

• De-acidification

• Mending and Repairs

• Wrinkle and Crease Elimination

• Inpainting and Hand Tinting

• Book Repair and Restoration

• Photograph Repair and Restoration

• Digital Photograph Enhancement

• Encapsulation

• Archiving

• Collection Management

• Museum-Quality Framing


We also provide clients with referrals to proffesionals qualified to perform personal property appraisals and valuations.


For inquiries of services not listed here, please feel free to contact us at



Ethical Practices:


Bryan & Devan Conservation strictly follows the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works.


Bryan &  Devan strictly abides by the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties.

What we do:

WWII Letter from an American soldier, written from 'Somewhere in Germany,

February 7, 1945.'

The Dial yearbooks from 1925, 1926, and 1927.

'Atalanta' by Will Barnet, lithograph, 1976. 

University of Arkansas,  Graduation

bulletin 1954.

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