• 1937
  • In the 1920s, he designed and constructed a prototype vacuum hot table to use in his process for relining paintings, for which he received a patent in 1937 - U.S. Patent# 2,073,802. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paris
  • On 7 October 2011 Le Journal des Arts, a Paris art publication, reported that the restoration posed more danger to the painting than was previously expected. (wikipedia.org)
  • At some time between 1826 and 1830, he made a copy in Paris of The Raft of the Medusa, a monumental painting by Théodore Géricault depicting a notorious incident following a shipwreck. (wikipedia.org)
  • L'époque impressionniste: avec notices biographiques et bibliographiques, Paris: P. Tisné, 1947 History of Classic Painting. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • Those requirements are: If the frame was created, designed, or selected by the artist If the frame was selected by the first owner or dealer If the frame is a stylistically appropriate and of the same age as the painting If the frame is a "livery" or "gallery" frame If the frame is a replica An authentic frame conveys the spirit of the time in which it was made. (wikipedia.org)
  • Detail: the plant-like structures of the rejected painting can be made out. (kunsthaus.ch)
  • In 1983, the Council of Puerto Real made him work in a big-dimension painting to commemorate the fifth centennial of the foundation of Puerto Real by the Catholic Monarchs of Spain in 1483. (wikipedia.org)
  • Virgin
  • The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne is an oil painting by Leonardo da Vinci depicting St Anne, her daughter the Virgin Mary and the infant Jesus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, although the exact sizes of neither the Mother Virgin nor St Anne are known, it can be extrapolated from the painting that St Anne is a significantly larger person than Mary. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • In 1766 the pulpit was moved to the south wall and the northern and western mezzanines were restored to include paintings of 20 Old and New Testament scenes. (wikipedia.org)
  • gloves
  • Planning the move (including using the proper amount of staff), communication within the handling staff during the move, the use of nitrile or other recommended gloves, the use of painting carts and other proper tools (e.g. using a pallet jack or furniture dolly when moving a panel painting within a crate), handling with two hands or in tandem, etc. are recommended. (wikipedia.org)
  • famous
  • During the same period, a French movement with similar aims was being developed under the direction of Eugène Viollet-le-Duc, an architect and theorist, famous for his restorations of medieval buildings. (wikipedia.org)
  • buildings
  • The painting shows the view looking down from the castle hill to the backs of the buildings on the square, dominated by the bare rear wall of the pharmacist's house. (kunsthaus.ch)
  • house
  • His primary patron was the industrialist Daniel Pratt, who built a gallery in Prattville, Alabama solely to house Cooke's paintings. (wikipedia.org)
  • museums
  • 1888, Friedrich Rathgen became chemist in charge of the Royal Museums of Berlin (Staatliche Museen), first museum laboratory 1896, Wilhelm Röntgen discovered x-rays in 1895 and x-rayed a painting the next year. (wikipedia.org)
  • works
  • Restoration in Guatemala City In 1958, he returned to Guatemala City to resume restoring works that had been delayed for over half a century, carving, gilding and parts embodied colonial style. (wikipedia.org)
  • Company
  • 1815, Pigment studies by Sir Humphry Davy (he had a small portable chemical laboratory and traveled around Europe, accompanied by Michael Faraday 1813-1815) 1850, First U.S. Art Restoration Company was formed in New York City - Oliver Brothers Smitsonian Institution, James Oliver account books 1851, Rembrandt's Night Watch is relined with a wax adhesive. (wikipedia.org)
  • angels
  • The divinity, in this case the resurrected Jesus, is depicted within a mandorla occupying the upper part of the painting, among angels. (wikipedia.org)
  • steps
  • The following treatments are common steps in the restoration of a frame: The simplest step in treating a frame is dry dusting. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • We consider the production of a specific book, Chemistry for Restoration, addressing all general and applied issues of chemistry, the "alien" scientific discipline primarily involved in conservation, instrumental in collecting and organising the many experiences and advancements that during recent decades have often been accumulated in a disorganised manner. (nardinieditore.it)
  • Frame conservation and restoration includes general cleaning of the frame, as well as in depth processes such as replacing damaged ornamentation, gilding, and toning. (wikipedia.org)
  • York
  • Translated by Simon Watson Taylor as The Avant-garde in Painting, New York: Simon & Schuster, 1969. (wikipedia.org)
  • James Oliver, who was trained as an art restorer in his native Scotland, and his son George founded what is believed to be the first art restoration business in the United States in New York City in 1850. (wikipedia.org)