fig 10. CONSERVATION OF AN ICON DEPICTING JESUS CHRIST. FROM A GRAVEYARD OF SPIDERS TO A GOLDEN TREASURE

fig 10. After gluing the icon on a new base the damages in the paper were toned with watercolour and the picture was coated with varnish that gave it a pleasant matt shade. The icon seemed too be much more ‘really painted’.

fig 10. After gluing the icon on a new base the damages in the paper were toned with watercolour and the picture was coated with varnish that gave it a pleasant matt shade. The icon seemed too be much more ‘really painted’.