Project Info

Beresford Project-glazing ornamental plaster, faux marble and scagliola

Decoration of the ceilings, corbels and capitals of 12 lobbies in a major New York apartment building. Repair and restoration of 16 American Scagliola cartouches. Glazing with 6 colors on ornamental plaster ceilings. Marbling 8 capitols and 16 corbels to match existing marble panels. All work done while building lobbies remained open and accessible.

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Manhattan
New York
USA
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Corbels and capitals before marbling were glazed a dark brown over gold color.
Matching existing marble with faux marble treatment on corbels
Matching existing marble with faux marble treatment on capitols
before and after glaze.
Glazing in process
Glazing in process
Restored American Scagliola cartouche (one of 28)

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