16 mar. 2009

Mexican Painting "Woman and Flowers"

TYPOLOGICAL STUDY: Mexican Painting. Piece: Painting (oil on canvas) that shows a woman in the middle of a bunch of flowers. Author: Mexican artist, unknown. From: owned, Houston-Texas. TREATMENT: Painting in a good state of preservation but the paint shows many craquelure. The main damage is a break at the height of one eyes. According to the parameters of the art restoration-conservation, has been attached a lining to the back of the painting and also retouching this specific part.
  • Lining attached to the back
  • Formal reintegration (Gesso)
  • Repainting / Retouching
  • Final protection