J.H Cooke & Sons are experts in Oil Painting Repairs & Oil Painting Structural Treatments with clients in London, the UK and Overseas. We are trusted to deliver a first-class service every time. For more information please call 020 8940 5188.

J.H Cooke & Sons have been established since 1928 as one of the leading Oil Painting Repairs & Oil Painting Structural Treatments company in London. As members of IIC & BAPCR, and with nearly 100 years’ experience in restoring artwork, we look after clients in London, the UK, and Overseas. We have a variety of clients who we are trusted by – this includes; West End Dealers, Private Collectors, Regional & National Galleries, Overseas Clients, as well as Christie’s and the other main London Salerooms.

At J.H Cooke & Sons, we can offer a variety of different Oil Painting Repairs & Oil Painting Structural Repairs.

When it comes to Oil Painting Repairs & Oil Painting Structural Treatments, we can carry out a number of works which includes; Tear Mending, De-lining & Lining, Reducing Canvass Distortion, Re-straining, Repairing Joining’s, Consolidating Paint Layers, Splits to Wood Panels, and other Structural Treatments & Repairs.

Originally established in Mayfair in 1928, J.H Cooke & Sons are one of the oldest and most reputable Oil Painting Repairs & Oil Painting Structural Treatments company in London. We are also members of the International Institute for Conservation of Historic & Artistic Works (IIC) & The British Association of Paintings Conservator-Restorers (BAPCR).

Our specialist team can offer all aspects of repairs and structural treatments of Oil Paintings from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. After an initial assessment we are normally able to give clients an accurate forecast of treatment, cost and timescale.

If you are an overseas client, you will also benefit from IPR (Inward Processing Relief), which allows paintings to be sent to the UK without having to pay customs duty or taxes. Please call us for more information on this service.

J.H Cooke & Sons are now based at secure premises in South-West London, moments from the District Line and easily accessible by road from Heathrow and the centre of London. We collect and deliver work every Friday in Central London, and visits can be arranged more widely around Southern England.

If you are interested in our Oil Painting Repairs & Oil Painting Structural Treatments, then please get in touch today by calling 020 8940 5188. Alternatively, you can either send us an email or request a callback.

Client Testimonials

“We have been working with JH Cooke & Sons for the past 15 years. Their skill, knowledge, care, and attention to detail are second to none. They are an absolute pleasure to work with and we could not recommend them enough to anyone who is looking to have their painting cleaned or restored.”

Alon Zakaim Fine Art
Josh, Alon Zakaim Fine Art
“I have taken many paintings to JH Cooke and Sons for cleaning and restoration work. I have always found them to be extremely professional and knowledgeable and they have always done a fantastic job for me. They are highly experienced and take the time to explain and discuss the sensitive work required for each individual painting. I cannot recommend them highly enough.”

Rosanna Mullins

Rosanna Mullins, Tootell’s

Oil Painting Restoration, Conservation & Other Services Available

Oil Painting Restoration & Conservation Works

  • Cleaning
  • Surface Cleaning
  • Restoring & Revarnishing
  • Filling & Retouching
  • Vanish Removal
  • Overpaint Removal
  • Treating Flaking Paints
  • Other Conservation & Restoration Works

Oil Painting Repairs & Structural Treatments

  • Tear Mending
  • De-lining & Lining
  • Reducing Canvas Distortion
  • Re-straining
  • Repairing Joins
  • Consolidating Paint Layers
  • Splits to Wood Panels
  • Other Structural Treatments & Repairs

Oil Painting Condition Reports

  • Identification & Description
  • Condition Assessment
  • Testing & Analysis
  • Treatment Proposal
  • Documentation of Processes
  • Cost Estimate
  • Final Condition Assessment

Oil Painting Conservation Advice

  • How to display an Oil Painting
  • Storage
  • Framing, Glazing & Backboards
  • Wrapping, Transport & Handling
  • Other Conservation Advice

Before & After Restoration Gallery

We invite you to view our Before & After Gallery and allow our work to speak for itself. With every image telling a unique story of transformation, we hope you are as proud of the results as we are.

Get in Contact Today

At J.H Cooke & Sons, our team take the time to listen to your needs and requirements. So, if you require some advice or need more information on our services please contact us today.