The national endowment for the arts awards grants annually and new york state offers a 7 500 grant for treatment. He says a small painting with an average amount of restoration work can cost 800 to 1 000.
Grants to fund conservation come from a variety of sources.
Oil painting restoration cost. A larger painting with damages can cost 10 000 to 15 000. This may include resetting a painting if it is set on damaged wood. Painting restoration is the art and science of restoring old and or damaged paintings back to their original or a near original state.
Accidental damage smoke dirt and time can all take their toll on an oil painting leaving it in need of restoration. Also relining the painting. Attaching a new canvas to the back of the painting if the original canvas is too fragile and damaged.
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