“The luncheon on the grass” after Edouard Manet

Object Colour lithograph
Illustration/Title »The luncheon on the grass« after Edouard Manet
Artist/Author Jacques Villon

Inappropriate mounting materials caused light and acid damages that affected the illustration severely. Treatment included dry cleaning and deacidification. Usual intention became visible after slight bleaching. Creases were stabilized with Japanese paper.

Before treatment
After conservation