Frames may have lost pieces of ornament or are otherwise damaged and dirty, are coming apart at the corners, or the wire is frayed or disconnected from the frame. Frames or even stretchers may have termite damage and need to be fumigated.

Services:

  • Small chip repairs


  • Gilding and re-gilding


  • Gesso rebuilding


  • Recreation of missing ornament pieces


  • Reinforcing corners

RESTORATION/CONSERVATION SERVICES

PICTURE FRAME RESTORATION

  • Repair tears, holes and, scratches


  • Cleaning; remove dirt and discolored old varnish (click here to learn more about cleaning)


  • Removal of smoke residue


  • Repair of flaking peeling and cracking paint


  • Inpainting of missing and damaged areas


  • Repair of water damage


  • Repair of mold damage



  • Application of high quality, non- yellowing picture varnish   


  • Written and photographic documentation can be provided on all aspects of condition and treatment.


Paintings

  • Expedited service for emergencies.


  • Appraisals and damage/loss reports for insurance claims.


  • Detailed documentation with photographs on work performed.

OTHER SERVICES

If both your painting and your frame are in need of repair, you may choose to get the whole project completed together.

professional restorations

reasonably priced

Tess Everett Murphy Logo, Stuart, Florida, Fine Art Restoration

772-834-4529

Frame sample half cleaned

and restored.