Cleaning an Oil Painting

Cleaning an Oil Painting

Cleaning an oil painting can include surface cleaning or alternatively varnish removal. Surface cleaning refers to the removal of surface dirt and grime from your painting without affecting the varnish layer. Treatment aims to aesthetically improve the painting. It...
What is an artist’s Proof?

What is an artist’s Proof?

Traditionally an artist’s proof was a print made by the artist during the print-making process in order to understand the progress of the printing plate the artist was working on.  In this respect it was a ‘work in progress’ print. With the development of modern...