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Petworth Gallery Update

25/03/20

Renovations to the two showrooms which are currently under wraps have been coming along very well, but the opening will now be postponed until later in the year.

 

Online Payments

12/02/20

We can now accept payments and send invoices using iZettle (a PayPal Service).

iZettle supports the following cards:

Visa and Mastercard

China UnionPay

American Express

Japan Credit Bureau

Discover / Diner’s Club

If you would like to purchase a product using iZettle please get in touch.

 

New Petworth Gallery

01/02/20

We are delighted to announce the opening of our new Gallery in Petworth, West Sussex,Spring 2020.

The gallery will be in association with Vagabond Antiques Ltd at their new showrooms in Market Square, which is currently being refurbished to a high standard to showcase outstanding antiques and works of art.

Vagabond Antiques specialize in decorative English and Continental Furniture, Mirrors and Sculpture from the 18th & 19th century.  www.vagabondantiques.co.uk

Both our companies are established suppliers to Interior Designers, Decorators & Architects from around the world, and we look forward to welcoming all our clients to our exciting new showrooms in the heart of West Sussex.

More details on the launch of our new venture and special events, will be posted on this News section, and via our Mailing List.

Meanwhile do keep an eye on our website as some fantastic new paintings will be added weekly as part of our build-up to the Petworth opening, and may be viewed early by appointment!

Best regards

Kevin

Kevin Thomas

www.thomasfineart.net

Mobile: 07799 114771

 

Restoration of an Allegory 

12/19

Partial cleaning of a recently acquired and heavily restored allegory in the manner of the Swiss Neoclassical painter Angelica Kauffman, has removed an astonishing 100% over-paint, revealing a beautiful original 18th century allegory underneath.

Images below show our ‘test clean’ (Top), and  ‘after a partial clean’ revealing areas of the original allegory.

We will update our news page when the allegory is fully cleaned early in 2020. Restoration will then start to bring the painting back to its former glory.

We are in discussion with experts in this period of art ,and we can say at this stage the subject of our allegory is not associated with Angelica Kauffman, but rather a very good Italian hand. Watch this space!

 

 

KI

 

 

 

 

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