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PAINTINGS

Medium:

Oil, Acrylic and Egg Tempera

Mixed Media

Primary Support:

Canvas and Canvasboard,

Wood Panel and Composite Board

Glass and Metal

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WORKS ON PAPER

Historic Documents

Drawings and Watercolors

Maps and Blueprints

Etchings and Engravings

Lithographs and Screenprints

Photographs

Collage and Mixed Media

Ephemera

Books

BOOKS

Hardcover Books:

Bookcloth

Leatherbound

Scrapbooks

Bound Ephemera

Ledgers and Journals

Custom Clamshell Boxes

Frame-conservation

FRAMES

Cleaning and Finish Consolidation

Inpainting and Retouching

Gilding

Casting, Hand Carving and Repair of Loss Ornamentation

Alteration and Adaptation

Linen Liners, Spandrels

Structural Stabilization

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ANTIQUES

Wooden Objects

Silver

Ormolu and Gilt Bronze

Porcelain

Glass

Crystal

Textiles

Trunks

Antique furniture restoration, antique furniture conservation, inlay and veneer conservation, french polish treatments

FURNITURE

Cleaning

Repair and Replacement of Antique Glass Panels

Treatment of Inlaid Surfaces and Veneer

Lacquer, Shellac and Wax Finishes

English and French Polishes

Hand and Machine Caning

Structural Stabilization

Gilding and Painted Finishes

Heirlooms, Books, scrap books, photographs, drawings conservation, restoration, repair, preservation

MIRRORS

Custom Silvering and Leafing

Cleaning and Stabilization

Treatment of Damaged Components

Replacement and Fabrication of Missing Elements

Installation of Hardware

Backings

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CONSERVATION FRAMING

Museum Quality custom framing

UV filtering Glazing

Ragboard Mats

Hand wrapped Mats and Liners

Humidity Controlled Packages

Over 3000 frame profiles

Custom vitrines and pedestals

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Additional Reading

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Main Location

840 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago IL 60642

Mon-Fri:  9am - 5:30pm
Sat:  10am-4pm
Sun:  Closed

Complimentary parking is available in the loading zone in front of the building

We can also serve you by appointment at our other locations in the Chicagoland area.

Additional Locations

Highland Park  •  Lake Forest  •  Lincoln Park  •  Arlington Heights

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