Restoring a Masterwork II: Guercino's Erminia and the Shepherds
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Daily Log Entry - August 31, 2004

by Joan - Conservator

Working on the figure of Erminia at the left side of the composition, Joan inpaints a 4 inch loss in the paint in the purple drapery. The loss is very typical of a tear in the canvas or a deep scratch or scrape in the paint layer.

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Restoring a Masterwork II: Guercino's
August 7 through October 31, 2004
at The Minneapolis Institute of Arts