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Christine Montague

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12 Drumclay Ct, Lower Chanterhill Rd, Enniskillen BT74 6NS, UK 07706131132 [email protected]

Membership

Accredited member of ICON ( Institute of conservation) and ICRI ( Institute of Conservator-Restorers Ireland).

About

Over 30 years museum level experience in conservation and restoration of gilt wood objects.

Previous Work

Silver leafed wood picture frame

Private owner: remove later degraded finish to reveal original sculptural detail of silver leaf preparations, and revealing remaining original silver leaf. Consolidate area of wood damaged by wood biting beetle larvae. Infill looses of finish. Silver leaf and tone. Apply protective coating.

Gilt wood rococo mirror

Private owner: clean surface , removed later addition bronze paint retouches, consolidate lifting and degraded finish. Remove poor structural repairs. Reassemble broken parts. Carve new parts for missing areas. Apply ground for gold leaf , gild and tone.

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