Helleu Etching

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Paul-Cesar Helleu (1859-1927)

Restoration by Kenneth Jay Linsner

This silverpoint etching by the French artist Helleu shows a family member of Mr. Linsner's client. The portrait had become terribly stained and dirty. These photos show before and after cleaning and restoration.