Restoration and Conservation of Bronze Sculptures and Statues

One of a pair of French cast brass ormolu candelabra containing a cast bronze winged figurine with a dark blue green patina.

  Click on an image to see our processes: Restoration of Brass and Bronze Ormolu Candelabra Conserving a Bronze Art Nouveau Dancing Girl Figurine Restoration of a Parcel Gilt Bronze Figurine Restoration of the Columbus Monument, Newport, Rhode Island Restoring

Washington Square, Newport, Rhode Island

Washington Square Restoration

From 1995 to the present, Newmans, Ltd. has been part of the square’s revival. We created the first sketches of the new traffic flow, and eventually were commissioned to recreate the Nineteen Century horse trough as the centerpiece of the

Newport’s Washington Square Horse Trough Fountain

Horse Trough Installation, Washington Square, Newport, RI

Located in Newport, Rhode Island’s main square until the beginning of the 20th century, The Horse Trough Fountain gave way to the horseless carriage. From archival photographs in the library of The Newport Historical Society, Newmans recreated the horse trough

Columbus Monument

Rededication of the Columbus Monument with City Councilwoman Kate Leonard.

Italian, 1953 Cast bronze, stone Memorial Drive, Newport, Rhode Island In 2004 the city of Newport asked us to restore the bronze statue of Columbus, commissioned by the Italian American Society of Newport in 1953.  Historical images showed a bronze