Restoration

108 conservation offers a comprehensive service to private collectors, museums, galleries and the fine art trade. 

With 25 years experience in the field of fine art, Andrew stewart DA, Dip Conservation is an accredited member of the United Kingdom Institute for Conservation. He has worked for museums and galleries throughout the U.K. gaining several prestigious awards, including the National Gallery Conservation Bursary and the Winston churchill Fellowship. Between 1999 - 2003 he was employed as the head of the picture department at Phillips / Bonhams Auctioneers, North East region.

Services offered include:

  • The cleaning and structural repair of oil paintings on canvas, panel and metal supports
  • Technical examination of paintings; x-ray, ultra violet, and infra red photography
  • Site visits and surveys
  • Photography
  • Packing and transport
  • Insurance valuations
  • Bespoke framing and frame conservation (click here)
  • Security advice.

19th Century Russian Icon - Oil on panel

 

Portrait of a Young Woman by Mark Senior - Oil on canvas

Portrait of Percival Fiennes Swann by John Burton 1843 - Oil on canvas