Rare and Most Interesting Fine Art Restoration Projects in Progress
Mother of God of Kazan Russian Icon 19 Century
Icon and Silver Oklad, Circa 1855.
Mother of God Icon with Oklad. Moscow circa 1855. Tempera on panel, and silver 84 zolotnik. Hallmark, city mark, assayer's mark (Andrej Antonowitsch Kowalski, dated 1855) and master mark. pigment loss by transfer temperature from burning oil to oklad and to icon surface. In process of complete restoration. On Icon and Silver Oklad.
Placing back original support panel
Complete restoration (retouching ) in the areas with missing pigments has been applied. Losses filled and inpainted using stable synthetic medium
Missing stones and silver fragments has been remanufactured and replaced
The Final Set