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Retouching the clouds

detail of clouds in painting with dark damaged area

Detail of clouds from 'Man of War in a Harbour' before retouching

There is a little abrasion to the lower right corner of the painting, and to the clouds. A toning layer is largely missing from the pinkish cloud to the left of the central ship. However the painting only has a couple of minute paint losses, usually associated with previously raised cracking.

detail of the same area of the painting with dark damaged area repaired

Detail of clouds after retouching