Now the management committee are footing the pounds 3000 bill for revarnishing
(70) This, together with the heavy revarnishing
, is probably the cause of the unusual craquleure pattern seen especially in the lower half of the painting.
(He tried some "unorthodox" procedures and saved it for just $5,000; smaller cleaning or revarnishing
projects might range anywhere from $150 to $2,000.) Koether works in his studio on Hudson Avenue; call (941) 366-6194 or visit his Web site at art-conservation-sarasota.com.
If you are revarnishing
, wipe clean as before and apply the varnish with a paintbrush or varnish roller, which is small and has a velvet-like pile.
A Use a very fine grade sandpaper to rub down the area - two or three rubs will do - then quickly give the whole door a quick buff with the sandpaper before revarnishing
. It might be a good idea to buy quick-drying varnish as doors are always susceptible to touch especially if you remove the handles while varnishing.
It has been stripped of fittings for revarnishing
and all the parts seem complete.
It's also blissfully easy to clean and to maintain-there's no reglazing, regrouting, revarnishing
, patching up, or scrubbing down.
Comeau's owner, Albert Beriro, used old photographs to piece together the building's original appearance, restoring wall sconces, revarnishing
mahogany doors, and reviving the massive chandeliers that contribute to the graceful elegance of the facility's lobby.
Even if you don't need to redecorate the outside, think about painting or revarnishing
your front door.
That means a picture that could use revarnishing
or a frame missing gilding may be back-burnered because damage is not life-threatening.
(25) This may have consisted merely of cleaning and revarnishing