GAINSBOROUGH Emulsion Cleaner 237ml

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4778 GAINSBOROUGH Emulsion Cleaner 237ml

Gainsborough Emulsion Cleaner is used for the removal of household dirt, tobacco smoke and coal smoke from the surface of oil paintings.

Apply with cotton swabs. Wipe the cleaned area with Neutralizer as you work, to stop the cleaning action.

4778  Gainsborough Emulsion Cleaner 237ml #PC-27

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4559  Gainsborough Neutraliser 473ml

The consistency of PC-27 Emulsion Cleaner may vary with temperature and separation may occur during storage. If it is too thick or separation has occurred, shake the bottle of Emulsion Cleaner. If necessary, warm the Emulsion Cleaner and then shake well, following the steps below:

1 Loosen the cap to avoid pressure build-up
2 Place the bottle in a plastic bag to keep water out
3 Place the bag in a pan of warm tap water for a few minutes
4 Remove the bottle from the bag
5 Tighten the cap
6 Shake well

Click here to see the full range of Gainsborough Oil Painting Restoration Materials.

Gainsborough Traditional Oil Painting Restoration Materials

All are designed for use in the restoration of oil paintings. Many are old European museum formulas, carefully compounded with the finest ingredients, manufactured to the original specifications under scrupulous batch by batch control.

Gainsborough Products have supplied fine oil painting restoration and conservation supplies to art restoration professionals since 1974.

More info on Gainsborough:

PUB028  Oil Painting Restoration Materials

PUB032  Repairing a Damaged Canvas

PUB033  Cleaning an old Oil Painting

PUB065  Selecting the right Varnish Remover

SDS         Gainsborough Emulsion Cleaner Safety Data Sheet

LION cannot accept any liability for problems arising from mis-use of these specialised materials.

Product information updated January 2020


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Q: Hi - can you tell me if this product would remove the smell of dog from an oil painting? Many thanks

We wouldn't know if this cleaner removes smells and odors as we've not tested for it. It would have to be a case of trial and error.

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