Damaged painting and frame

by Aug 3, 2021Restoration

Restoring a horse oil painting and frame

Here we show before images of a damaged oil painting of a horse and the frame which was also damaged. And then there are the after images of both having been cleaned and restored/repaired.

If you compare the before and after images of the horse you will be able to see features of the painting in the after which were simply not visible in the ‘before’ picture.

Dirty & damaged / before

Restored & cleaned / after

If you have items of value to you which would benefit from some tender loving care  (restoration / repair / cleaning) then call Gadsby’s to discuss whether we can help.

Related Articles

Oil painting to be cleaned

Oil painting to be cleaned

Oil painting to be cleaned and reframedGood artists might have the pleasure of seeing people's face light up when they see their paintings for the first time. The team at Gadsby's also get to tap into a similar pleasure when someone comes to...

read more
Picture frame repairs

Picture frame repairs

Some simple jobs, others are more involvedSometimes picture frames get badly damaged in one 'big' accident. More commonly, the frame is damaged a little at a time over an extended period, decades maybe. It is the last chip which acts as "the straw...

read more
Frame damaged and hole in oil

Frame damaged and hole in oil

Family favourite with damaged frame and a hole in the oil paintingWear and tear on a picture can take many forms. For this nude, the frame has been chipped and damaged and a hole made in the oil painting itself. Then of course there is the layer of...

read more
Saving the Tiger (painting)

Saving the Tiger (painting)

Restoring a painting of a tigerA few before and after images of a recent restoration/cleaning commission on a painting of a tiger. It was an oil painting and had bubbled up in places and there were bits missing. It was glued down and touched in....

read more
Plaster figure restoration

Plaster figure restoration

Restoring a plaster figureThis plaster figure was brought in broken, tatty and badly worn. We have filled it, glued it and re-painted it so it looks almost as good as new. It is worth noting that sometimes our clients ask us to not do so much to...

read more
Antique chair restoration

Antique chair restoration

Restoring antique chairsRemember a time when people could visit shops? Well, back when that was still acceptable, a client brought in a couple of antique chairs for cleaning and restoration. The chairs were decorated / painted with the Scottish...

read more

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This