When you buy a piece of art you love, it doesn’t matter how much you paid for it. The reality of it is that it’s priceless. You feel the pride of ownership, the commitment to beauty and, best of all, the joy of sharing your new painting off to friends and fellow art-lovers. However, are you safe from the financial loss?
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Beauty in and of itself serves as indelible testament to the importance of art. A beautiful painting or song creates a sense of happiness in the viewer, filling his soul with wonder and contentment. Furthermore, such beauty may inspire the observer to have a more positive effect on the world around him, or to seek out similar scenes in the real world to further enrich his life.
You cannot clean your paintings the same way you clean some pieces of furniture. Paintings done on canvas require special care. The conditions present within the room in which your painting is hung can greatly affect the condition of your painting itself.
As time passes, oil paintings tend to darken due to the accumulation of dirt and yellowing of the protective varnish layer. Since 1974, oil painting restoration professionals have used. Gainsborough Products’ supplies to reveal color and detail that has been obscured over the years.