The Restoration of the two Equestrian Portraits by Velázquez

 

2 December 2011 .- Two of the most important restorations carried out this year are now on display in the Museum. These last interventions are connected with the plan to rearrange the permanent display of the Prado, known as The Collection: the Second Expansion, which aims include to provide the works on display with the accurate museum resources to ensure an optimal exhibition, and to study and review the state of preservation of these works and proceed with appropriate restorations.

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Philip III on Horseback and Margarita of Austria on Horseback, Velázquez. 1628 - 1635. Oils on canvas. 300 x 314 cm. and 297 x 309 cm respectively. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid. After restoration

 
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