Verveer Canvas

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Elchanon Verveer (1829-1900)

Mid to late 19th century

Restoration by Kenneth Jay Linsner

This oil on canvas by the Dutch artist Verveer is shown half-cleaned. Mr.Linsner was the first expert to clean the painting, which was covered with a layer of oxidized varnish and nicotine from a gentleman's smoking room.