Antique chestnut door restoration XVIII° century Sant’Arsenio Salerno vallo di Diano Italy

Object: Antique chestnut door restoration XVIII° century Period: last XVIII° century Style: Traditional rustic Provenance: Sant’Arsenio, vallo di Diano, SA, southern Italy Description: Doorway of an old barn local of a noble palace of the province of Salerno, in the Vallo di Diano, southern Italy.  Palace statile of Sant’Arsenio, in the historic center, ancient door completely handmade. Has undergone some structural changes especially in the lower part, where there are also structural damage to the wood due to weather and insect that eat the wood itself.  Good conservation conditions of the original patina. Restoration: Started with the removal of the…

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Walnut solid table restyling Polla Salerno vallo di Diano

Restyling walnut table reconstruction floor cords extensions chestnut Sant'Arsenio Salerno

Object: Walnut table restyling reconstruction plane extensions chestnut Polla Salerno Period: first half of the 20th century Style: Eclectic Provenance: Polla, vallo di Diano, SA, southern Italy Description: Extendable table in solid walnut. Local artisanal production, good quality,  poor conservation conditions. Missing central plane and completely redo the lower bands. Restoration: The furniture was in precarious storage conditions. The center of the top has a plywood sheet that does not fit the solid walnut table. The lower area of ​​the feet is completely redone, in good condition only the central elements. The table has been smoothed and all the elements…

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Renovation of a series of chestnut wood fixtures

Renovation chestnut wood fixtures

©RestauriRaia.com Restoration, renovation and restyling of wooden artifacts. Period: second half of the twentieth century Style: Eclectic Provenance: Vallo di Diano, SA, Southern Italy Description: This is a series of solid chestnut window frames to Athena Lucan. Discrete invoice, acceptable conditions except for a retreaded element in part. Restoration: Removing paint layers deposited over time. Reconstruction of the lower area of an element. Repainting brush with paint single cycle and use of a product with the double function of coloring and wood protection of easier maintenance in time. glass application chamber 12 mm. Renovation chestnut wood fixtures Renovation chestnut wood…

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Restructuring of the frame in the main historic building chestnut wood

Restructuring of a chestnut wood balcony

©RestauriRaia.com Restoration, renovation and restyling of wooden artifacts. Period: last quarter of the nineteenth century, the first half of the twentieth century Style: Eclectic Provenance: Vallo di Diano, SA, Southern Italy Description: This is the central building of the frame that for reasons of scale and value has not been replaced in the building under renovation. conservative restoration as far as possible and complete reconstruction of the lower portion of the window frame and the frame of the same with functional improvements. Restoration: Original the casing remained at the bottom of the outer casing, completely empty inside due to an…

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Restructuring of a fixture and a chestnut wood door

Restructuring of a door and a chestnut wood window

©RestauriRaia.com Restoration, renovation and restyling of wooden artifacts. Period: last quarter of the eighteenth century, the first half of the nineteenth century Style: Neoclassical Provenance: Vallo di Diano, SA, Southern Italy Description: Originally windows of a palace built in the late eighteenth century. Manufactured entirely in solid chestnut, native wood essence used constantly in the realization of frames for its hardness and resistance to weathering and wood insects. Built with excellent craftsmanship and careful choice of the cutting areas of the trunk. Excellent condition. Restoration: More than a restoration it is a readjustment for another building, a choice that has…

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Restoration of a chest of drawers Louis Philippe

Chest drawers Louis Philippe walnut restoration

Subject: drawers in solid walnut Period: first quarter of the twentieth century Style: Louis Philippe Provenance: Tuscany Description: completely original drawers. From the disposal of a Tuscan farmhouse, this popular Tuscan chest of drawers 1800 is built to last. original structure of hard chestnut wood, outdoor tables in solid walnut completely intact in its original part in walnut and 80% in its backbone. sober, simplicity and quality in mobile. Restoration: The cabinet was in poor storage conditions. Attacked so it extended by wood-eating insects, as mentioned thus completely original with glue made from animal glues completely pulverized. It proceeded immediately…

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Chestnut desk restoration

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Chest hanger chestnut wood restoration

Chest hanger chestnut wood restoration

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Restoration of a chest in walnut sofa

Restoration chest sofa solid walnut 1870 Tuscany

©RestauriRaia.com Restoration, renovation and restyling of wooden artifacts. Subject: Chest sofa in solid walnut Period: last quarter of the nineteenth century. Style: Umberto I Provenance: Tuscany Description Mobile in patina, presents intact the signs of the time that has elapsed since its creation. Tuscan area was built in the last quarter of the nineteenth century. Made entirely of solid walnut with careful choice of wood made of thick planks and carefully chosen according to the function they have in the cabinet. Stands decoration slotted the hand rail and the pedestals provided removable lateral supports to allow a more comfortable lying…

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Restoration of a chestnut wood door, 1932

Chestnut door restoration

©RestauriRaia.com Restoration, renovation and restyling of wooden artifacts. State of preservation before surgery The state of preservation was discreet, in the lower part of the door was in place a thermitic attack, while the right door had one of the uprights broken at one point. The closing and opening of the doors and of the dark was not completely feasible due to repainting stratified, oxidation and in some cases failure of hardware. The restoration The precarious conditions of the conservation status of the door: a right wing mast broke at one point, did the intervention in the first instance focus…

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Gerstner® chest, restoration description.

Gerstner® chest restoration description

©RestauriRaia.com Restoration, renovation and restyling of wooden artifacts. Deposit Gerstner® and Sons, the second half of the twentieth century, coming from Dayton, Ohio, USA. It is located in San Pietro al tanagro, SA. Description of the restoration of a container / exhibitor of precious of semi-industrial products. State of affairs before the operation The surface of the box was covered with a thick layer of dirt and grease caused by use of the exhibitor. (Img 1.2) They were present on the top cover some grouted clumsily with pink stucco. Wet melattici elements nickel were in an advanced state of oxidation.…

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