Know-how: restoration(catering) of the picture(board) of Horace Vernet, Edith finding Harold's body after the battle of Hastings,

Example of a preliminary study in a restoration(catering)

© Cherbourg-en-Cotentin. Musée Thomas Henry.

Edith finding Harold's body after the battle of Hastings in 1066, is a picture(board) of large format painted by Horace Vernet in the 2nd quarter of the 19th century and which included the collections of the museum Thomas Henry in 1927. This year, the Factory of Heritages in Normandy proceeded to preliminary study before restoration(catering) of the picture(board). It is this essential stage before any action(share) on the work which will be presented.