Still life with a bouquet of tulips and an old mandolin.
In private collection (St. Petersburg).
Dear visitors! Paintings "For example" sold or were custom. The exact repetition of these works is impossible, they are presented as a portfolio.
Oil paints dry for a long time. The oil painting 1-2 years ago, in need of light and air. To place a picture under glass, not under glass creates the greenhouse effect and the paint may flake off. A year after creating the picture, if desired, can be coated with a special varnish.
From direct sunlight the paint can darken, and some pigments fade. In a very dark place can yellow oil in the paint layer. It is better to place a picture under diffused fluorescent light or energy saving lamp.
Do not place a picture next to heaters and air conditioners to prevent cracks and sagging of the canvas.
To remove dust picture can be wiped with a soft dry cloth. If there are no cracks in the paint layer, can be cleaned with a well wrung out damp cloth. Detergents cannot be used.
If the slack of the canvas: if the subframe is modular, you can gently knock out the wedges; if the subframe deaf, better to call in a framing shop for restringing.