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Conservators typically start by cleaning off old varnish, selectively removing it where it makes sense to lighten the colors behind it, replacing the smallest amounts they can get away with.
HOW THESE ROTHKOS WERE RESTORED WITHOUT TOUCHING THE CANVASADAM ROGERSMAY 30, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
The varnish of a beautiful amber colour, and there are a few instances of fine red.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
The varnish is of first quality, and his violins are yearly becoming more valuable and of greater importance.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
Another is quite equal, more highly finished and has his splendid red varnish.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
Neither the model, the wood, nor the varnish possesses much verisimilitude at different periods of his career.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
He also occasionally, but much more seldom, used red coloured varnish.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
This splendid violin is of large pattern, with beautiful rich orange yellow varnish and splendid wood.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
There are practical difficulties impossible now to get over—such as the varnish.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
Again, they deem it wise to get a colour at any price, which can only be done in our day by the use of spirit varnish.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE
Did they use oil varnish, our successors would at all events reap the benefit, if not ourselves.
VIOLINS AND VIOLIN MAKERSJOSEPH PEARCE

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