Oil Painting Restoration
What we offer:
Surface cleaning – removal of ‘dirt’ that sticks to the surface of an oil painting over time.
Original varnish removal – over a period of many years, varnish begins to darken. It breaks down adding a yellowish tint to the work, Blues become green, whites become dirty looking . Combined with the accumulation of years of dirt, smoke and in particular modern car tyres, the result is a painting that has become very dark with fine details disappearing, eventually lost in the background.
The repair and stabilization of the picture support, that is the surface the the picture is painted on – Wood panels, , paper, cardboard, composition board or most popularly canvas.
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