Clementine Cecil's scientific contributions

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This article seeks to show how reconstruction and the creation of 'sham replicas' have become the normal approach to treating historic buildings in Russia. A sham replica is the near-total demolition of a historic building and the re-creation of something approximating the original but with new proportions, using modern construction methods and inc...

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... Architectural authenticity is a subject recently raised by Clementine Cecil in her account of the rise of the sham replica in Moscow. 28 However, it is with interest that Adam draws our attention to The Donation of Constantine, a key historical forgery, the construction of which may itself be considered an important and illuminating historical event: 'This is history, not false or pseudo-history, and is historically informative'. 29 The French experience of historic urban landscape management is outlined by heritage conservation architect and town planner Daniel Duché. ...