LUCY BRANCH MA (RCA/V&A) ACR
Lucy Branch is one of Antique Bronze’s Directors. She specialises in the conservation and restoration of bronze sculpture and architectural features.
Her undergraduate studies were at UCL where she studied History of Art with Material Studies. Later in her career, she undertook a mid-career Masters in Conservation with The Royal College of Art and The Victoria and Albert Museum. She is accredited by The Institute of Conservation and is an assessor for the PACR scheme on behalf of ICON. She has also been an ICON CPD reader for several years.
Lucy has worked on, and run, high-profile projects including:
Eros and The Shaftsbury Memorial
The Queen Victoria Memorial, Buckingham Palace
St Johns College, Cambridge University
Outdoor Sculpture Collection at Hampton Court Palace and features at other Historic Royal Palaces
Barbara Hepworth Collection, Tate St Ives
Iain McLean is a Director who has run many of the projects that Antique Bronze has become best known for.
These include the conservation of Nelson’s Column Bronzework including Trafalgar Square and Parliament Square Bronzework, Cleopatra’s Needle, The Albert Memorial and a variety of architectural projects such as Bush House, Victoria House and University of London Headquarters. His particular interest and expertise lies in the conservation of small fine art bronzes. He is also head of the small bronze restoration studio.