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Elizabeth I: <p><a href="http://alpacamyhedgehog.tumblr.com/post/167256053210/eliciaforever-beyoursledgehammer" class="tumblr_blog">alpacamyhedgehog</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="http://eliciaforever.tumblr.com/post/167254527487/beyoursledgehammer-steampunktendencies-a" class="tumblr_blog">eliciaforever</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="http://beyoursledgehammer.tumblr.com/post/167253949696/steampunktendencies-a-remarkable-jacobean" class="tumblr_blog">beyoursledgehammer</a>:</p> <blockquote> <p><a href="http://steampunktendencies.tumblr.com/post/167245295603/a-remarkable-jacobean-re-emergence-after-200-years" class="tumblr_blog">steampunktendencies</a>:</p> <blockquote><p>A remarkable Jacobean re-emergence after 200 years of yellowing varnish <br/>Courtesy <a href="https://twitter.com/philipmould">Philip Mould</a><br/></p></blockquote> <p>PAINT RESTORATION OF MESMERIZING</p> </blockquote> <p>I saw this on Twitter. He’s using acetone, but a cellulose ether has been added to make it into a gel (probably Klucel—this entire gel mixture is sometimes just called Klucel by restorers, but Klucel is specifically the stuff that makes the gel). </p> <p>Normally, acetone is too volatile for restoration, but when it’s a gel, it becomes very stable and a) stays on top of the porous surface of the painting, and b) won’t evaporate. So it can eat up the varnish.</p> <p>It looks scary, but acetone has no effect on oils, and jelly acetone is even less interactive with the surface of the paint or canvas.</p> </blockquote> <p><a href="http://www.rmg.co.uk/see-do/we-recommend/attractions/armada-portrait-elizabeth-i?utm_source=facebook&amp;utm_medium=promoted&amp;utm_campaign=armada&amp;utm_content=30secfilm">They did something similar with the Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I recently</a></p> </blockquote> <p>This is super satisfying.</p>
Elizabeth I: <p><a href="http://alpacamyhedgehog.tumblr.com/post/167256053210/eliciaforever-beyoursledgehammer" class="tumblr_blog">alpacamyhedgehog</a>:</p>
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<p><a href="http://eliciaforever.tumblr.com/post/167254527487/beyoursledgehammer-steampunktendencies-a" class="tumblr_blog">eliciaforever</a>:</p>
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<p><a href="http://beyoursledgehammer.tumblr.com/post/167253949696/steampunktendencies-a-remarkable-jacobean" class="tumblr_blog">beyoursledgehammer</a>:</p>
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<p><a href="http://steampunktendencies.tumblr.com/post/167245295603/a-remarkable-jacobean-re-emergence-after-200-years" class="tumblr_blog">steampunktendencies</a>:</p>
<blockquote><p>A remarkable Jacobean re-emergence after 200 years of yellowing varnish <br/>Courtesy <a href="https://twitter.com/philipmould">Philip Mould</a><br/></p></blockquote>

<p>PAINT RESTORATION OF MESMERIZING</p>
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<p>I saw this on Twitter. He’s using acetone, but a cellulose ether has been added to make it into a gel (probably Klucel—this entire gel mixture is sometimes just called Klucel by restorers, but Klucel is specifically the stuff that makes the gel). </p>
<p>Normally, acetone is too volatile for restoration, but when it’s a gel, it becomes very stable and a) stays on top of the porous surface of the painting, and b) won’t evaporate. So it can eat up the varnish.</p>
<p>It looks scary, but acetone has no effect on oils, and jelly acetone is even less interactive with the surface of the paint or canvas.</p>
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<p><a href="http://www.rmg.co.uk/see-do/we-recommend/attractions/armada-portrait-elizabeth-i?utm_source=facebook&amp;utm_medium=promoted&amp;utm_campaign=armada&amp;utm_content=30secfilm">They did something similar with the Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I recently</a></p>
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<p>This is super satisfying.</p>

<p><a href="http://alpacamyhedgehog.tumblr.com/post/167256053210/eliciaforever-beyoursledgehammer" class="tumblr_blog">alpacamyhedgehog</...