The Friends of Fenway Studios present:
From Ancient Greece to the Oval Office: Restoring New England's Historic Patrimony
A lecture by Conservator and Fenway Studios Artist Peter Williams
Peter Williams will discuss the highlights of his 40-year career as an art conservator at the Museum of Fine Arts, The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and in his private practice at Fenway Studios.
Thursday, April 17th, 2014, 6:00 pm
Specializing in art conservation of New England's historic and artistic patrimony including art restoration, oil painting restoration, picture frame restoration, WPA mural restoration, altarpiece restoration, and icon restoration since 1974.
We have been located in the historic Fenway Studios building in Boston for over 25 years and enjoy an outstanding reputation for quality, service and integrity, while providing art restoration services for most of the major art galleries, auction houses and private dealers in New England.
Our art restoration and conservation clients include the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Massachusetts Historical Society, the Boston Public Library, the Redwood Library and Athenaeum in Newport RI, the Newport Historical Society, and the Gilbert Stuart birthplace in Smithfield RI.
We have restored over 41 portraits of Rhode Island Governors for the Statehouse in Providence RI, and recently restored several WPA murals for Gloucester City Hall in Gloucester, MA.