This painting came to us in pretty bad shape. It was chipping and peeling, and was very dirty from nicotine smoke damage. It was also very brittle. This one required a new backing of canvas to support the painting. This is called a re-lining. Here are some photos of the process.

Brittle painting edge needs restoration
Brittle painting

Relining canvas back with linen
Relining canvas with new linen

Partially clean painting
Painting partially cleaned

Landscape painting restored
Painting restored