Oct 102013
 

General Steps and Procedure in Painting Restoration

Damage sustained by paintings over time and due to accident covers a large spectrum. It is a combination of: drying, cracking, accumulated grime and dirt, fading, sagging on stretcher, tears, flaking paint, and many more. When assessing the needed steps to restore or conserve a painting, different things need to be taken into consideration.

This will be a multi-part discussion of the different aspects of damage, as well as the solutions for repair.
Look for the following topics during the rest of this month:
Relining
Tears
Holes
Re-Conditioning and Cleaning

 Posted by at 8:19 pm