2004
Participating Institutions
1. Ripon College. Ripon, Wisconsin.  
Before Treatment
 "Portrait of
Princess Amalia"
H. 76" X W. 49"
School of Van Dyke
Flemish
1620
      
During Cleaning

After Treatment
2. Minnesota State University. Mankato, MN.  
Before Treatment
 "Portrait of Sara
A. Janson"
H. 30" X W. 25"
George Upp
American
1920
   
During Cleaning
This portrait was coated with a thick dirt film. These layers impart an overall gray appearance to the surface and flatten the modeling. Removal has reinstated the original warm flesh tones.
After Treatment
3. University of Maryland Law School. Baltimore, Maryland.  
Before Treatment
 "Portrait of John
Prentiss Poe"
H. 30" X W. 25"
W. F. Dieterich
American
1908
   
During Cleaning
Under binocular magnification, the overlaying varnish and dirt was removed using organic solvents and cotton swabs. The portrait now assumes its original color relationships.
After Treatment
4.Coe College. Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Before Treatment
 "Femme Endormie"
H. 22" X W. 19"
Alfred Emile Stevens
Belgian
ca.1880
     
Before Treatment

"Safe Harbor, Sunset" H. 25" X W. 35" Jonas Lie. American. ca.1920
"Harbor Scene" H. 28" X W. 34" Eric Hudson. American. ca. 1925
"Landscape" H. 37" X W. 28" Alessandro Magnasco. Italian. (1667-1749)
    
During Cleaning 
     
After treatment

 

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