This late 19th century Latin American oil painting of St. Lucy was severely damaged with extensive creases.
“Before” photo of the 40.5” x 24” oil on canvas as it was brought to the gallery rolled, without stretcher bars.
“Before” detail photo of the creases and missing paint in the canvas
“After” restoration, creased areas were filled, repainted and a varnish layer applied
The canvas received a new stabilizing back and was mounted on stretcher bars.