Restoration and Cleaning of Watercolours, Maps and Prints
We provide a comprehensive restoration and cleaning service for watercolours, maps and prints. Missing areas, holes and tears can be repaired.
Case Study 1
Badly stained engraving, discoloured by old backboard which also had a split allowing an 'air burn' and some worm holes. Cleaned, filled and touched in wormholes.
Case Study 2
Pencil sketch by Robert Lenkiewicz. Kept in a drawer, creased and 'fox-marked'. Cleaned, neutralised and laid onto Japanese rice paper.
Case Study 3
Watercolour ship portrait, heavily discoloured from old backboard. Paper removed from backboard, cleaned, neutralised and laid on museum board.