17th century painting
This early 17th century painting of a woman in a red dress is being restored at Philip Mould’s gallery in London after it was bought at auction.

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Mould told ATG: “It got more likes and retweets than a Donald Trump tweet!”

He bought the artwork at auction and has begun taking off the yellow varnish that had discoloured the Stuart painting. 

The gallery tweeted a number of videos of the cleaning process and a photo of the uncleaned image. The gallery said that all they know about the sitter is she was 36 and it was painted in 1617.