GILDING & RESTORATION
Chyrowski Studio was established in 1982 by the Master Craftsman K. Chyrowski in Wroclaw. Now the second generation continues the family tradition in gilding and giltwood conservation service worldwide.
Janusz Chyrowski gilder & restorer Master Craftsman. Started in 1987 as an apprentice in his father's studio. In 1997 diplomaed as a Master of Gilding Craft. Accredited Member of BAFRA (The British Antique Furniture Restorers' Association), Approved Service Provider of LAPADA (The Association of Art & Antiques Dealers), Recommended Service Provider of BADA (The British Antique Dealers' Association), member of The Society of Gilders.
Dorota Chyrowska gilder & restorer, graduated with an MA in Protection of Monuments, specialising in conservation (Torun, Poland); for over 20 years worked both for the heritage institution and for private sector; joined the Studio in 2018 to work on restoration of gilded objects; a member of ICON (The Institute of Conservation).
London based Chyrowski Studio is fully licensed and insured practice in the UK and offers a superior service to antique and art dealers, galleries and museums, interior designers, architects and private collectors worldwide.
Water, oil or mordant gilding to the highest standard on any surface such as wood, metal, glass, stone, leather, paper
Architectural in situ gilding indoor and outdoor
Giltwood and polychromed wood conservation and restoration of fine antique gilded furniture and picture frames; We provide condition report, conservation and restoration program, final report and photo documentation.
Museum quality frames and gilded furniture to commission
Master class, advise and expertise
Tel: +44/ 020-8342-8723; 078-1546-5726
Crouch End N8 (by appointment only)