Many types of plastic used in artworks are now beginning to exhibit serious signs of deterioration – discoloration, crazing and cracking, warping, becoming sticky, and in extreme cases, turning completely to powder. The sheer number of plastics available constitutes a huge challenge for the conservation profession. More»
Terriers as hunters always seemed slightly implausible…until this painting came along.
[RETRACTION: Tumblr, we stand corrected re: terriers. Not sure why we never noticed their menacing stare and lust for blood before, but we are now officially on alert and will bring Snausages everywhere just in case.]