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Baroque painting by Sir James Thornhill at the Old Royal Naval College undergoes restoration

LONDON.- Following two weeks of work, a mighty scaffolding tower has now been installed behind this screen in the Painted Hall's upper hall. This printed screen is an exact replica of Sir James Thornhill's painted masterpiece in the Baroque style, the west wall. It spans the entire arch and took 4 men to hoist into position. Its installation kick starts a programme of activity between December 2012 and May 2013 to conserve the west wall of the Painted Hall.
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