Portrait with a child

Artist:            Paul Cesar Helleu

Object:          print

Technique:   drypoint

Date:             early1900s.

Before treatment: 

Print was mounted on strongly yellowed window mount that left window burns. At the back print had stripy horizontal burns due to wooden planks that served as a support.

Treatment:

Print was removed from the mount and dry cleaned on both sides. New acid-free mount was made. Print was remounted in a new frame with anti-reflex glass.

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