The S/R Laboratories Story
Art conservation and restoration. Specializing in animation art from all studios.

Meet Webster©, the host of the S/R WebCenter©. He’s been with us from the beginning, but his home is here in CyBEARspace© and he can’t wait to show you around. He’ll be your guide during your visit today.

For 40 years, S/R Laboratories Animation Art Conservation Center has been identified with the most advanced and authoritative information on everything about animation art. We pioneered the very concept of animation art restoration and are renowned worldwide for the consistent high quality of the art we offer for sale through our Lab Listings© auctions.

Specializing in animation art from all studios. We also restore all art objects; paintings, works of art on paper, ceramic and porcelain. Complete color labs, and custom frame shop. Appraising and Expert Witness.


Established in 1976, S/R Labs, first a project of the animation society, became and remains the only animation art conservation center in the world. We have our own custom color lab with over 10,000 standard colors. Too we are the home of Courvoisier Galleries of San Francisco.

Ron Stark is S/R Director and chief conservator. He has been animation’s premier conservator for 39+years and oversees daily activities at the lab. He is our chief appraiser, expert witness and trial consultant, and specifies all treatments and procedures employed in our practice.

This is what we do