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GEORGES BRAQUE: THE TREATMENT OF A STAINED SURREALIST LITHOGRAPH

I recently completed the treatment of a lithograph by French artist Georges Braque, a contemporary of Matisse and Picasso.  The artwork itself is an object of absolute beauty.  The image depicts an abstract birdlike form flying amongst the stars.  Hence, its name:  “Les…

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What Causes Foxing Or Staining In Paper?

The sources of stains on paper can vary widely.  Today, I will focus on foxing specifically. Does your document or work of art on paper have small, ovular stains or spots? These discolorations are commonly referred to as foxing.…