Gianfranco Pocobene Studio                        193 Maple Street, Malden MA 02148                        781-397-0606              

Conservation Services

Our studio performs treatments on a wide range of painted works of art including:
  • traditional oil paintings on canvas
  • modern acrylic and mixed-media paintings
  • water-based and distemper paint
  • paintings on wood panel supports
  • large-scale murals
  • icon paintings
  • historic decorative paint interiors
The studio maintains the highest treatment standards and adheres to the Code of Ethics of American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC). Treatments are based on a thorough technical examination of the work of art and are documented with written reports and photo-documentation.
These additional technical and consultations services are also available for our clients:
  • Technical examination
  • Photo-documentation and macro-photography
  • Ultra-violet fluorescence and digital infra-red imaging
  • Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI)
  • Treatment proposals and estimates
  • On-site conservation treatment
  • Consultations for exhibitions, loans and purchases
  • Condition reports and collection surveys
  • Preventive conservation consultation
  • Minor frame repairs
Gianfranco Pocobene Studio is fully insured and offers insurance coverage for your work of art through Huntington T. Block while it is in our possession.


Conservation & Restoration of Paintings & Murals