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Before treatment (top) and after treatment (above), including surface cleaning and retouching of drying cracks.

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Details showing reintegration of lost paint resulting from a tear in the canvas. Before retouching (top) and after retouching (above).

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Repairing a wooden panel that had split along a join.

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Removing old adhesive from the back of a canvas. To try to release the tension evenly the adhesive is removed in a chequerboard pattern.