inpainting

techniques used to restore the scroll paintings:

 

cleaning

remounting

inpainting

when the painting is remounted but not yet fixed to the scroll, small holes and missing spots are repaired with inpainting.

good inpainting is hard to see at all.

bad inpainting is very visible and distracts from the art.

no inpainting or neutral inpainting is like bad inpainting.

 

wormholes

in the painting