Verveer

Verveer Canvas

 

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.