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Linen backing posters melbourne.
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Laguna beach ca 92651 800 558 7552 local.
They needed a little but not excessive restoration.
The vintage poster 1492 s.
Linen backing helps preserve the poster.
It is ideal for film travel and advertising posters.
Find your poster start here.
Experts have different opinions on whether a double sided poster should be linen backed or not.
Linen backing is not absolutely necessary for most posters but for a valuable one it is a good idea because it helps to preserve it.
Makes the poster more durable.
You don t need to purchase materials from special supply sources.
Linen backing does take some practice and skill so don t try mounting collectible posters or posters with sentimental value until you ve successfully mounted a few practice pieces.
I had a bulk collection of posters that needed linen backing.
For those looking to restore and linen back their vintage posters there is only one choice in australia and the owner of studio m vintage posters knows this.
Vintage poster linen backing.
For these posters linen backing is the only solution available to reassemble the poster so as it can be viewed in its entirety a final word on modern double sided posters from the mid 90 s many posters were printed double sided for use in back lit marquees for added graphic appeal.
For enquiries about future work and advice we will remain contactable via email and phone.
Linen backing is a process whereby a poster is mounted to cloth such as linen or cotton.
And is used by professional restorers to repair posters and return them to their original condition.
A wide collection from 1870 modern original posters that have been professionally linen backed and ready to frame.
The linen used.
Linen backing a poster on canvas requires three essential elements.
Linen backing of antique posters is done to preserve the original poster artwork.
Linen backing is a long established conservation method for restoring and preserving vintage original posters and other collectible items on paper.
The poster is cleaned and mounted on an archival acid free paper and linen backing to prevent aging damage or tearing or further deterioration.