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Daily Log Entry - October 13, 2004

Inpainting Still Life

These three photographs show the degrees of the inpainting progress.

The photograph at the top represents the before inpainting state of the still life objects at the foreground of the composition.

In the middle photo, the area is partially inpainted. With only the first layers of inpaint, the area already visually reads more completely.

The photo at the bottom, with inpainting completed, offers a more complete view of the process.


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