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Man Wearing Laurels, 1874 – 1880

By John Singer Sargent


Framed Art


Art Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Mary D. Keeler Bequest (40.12.10). Photograph ©2010 Museum Associates/LACMA.


Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California
Not currently on public view


Oil on canvas


17 ½ in. x 13 3/16 in. (44.5 cm x 33.5 cm)


Optium Museum Acrylic®

The Challenge

  • To protect oil on canvas painting during exhibition while providing an optimal viewing experience.

The Solution

Optium Museum Acrylic®

Allows viewers to see the painting rather than distracting reflections.

99% UV blocking
Protects the painting from the most damaging light wavelengths, helping prevent fading and degradation.

Acrylic is half the weight of glass and shatter resistant
Safeguards against injury and damage to artwork and visitors.

Anti-static protection exceeds that of glass
Immediately eliminates static charge.  Makes for safer, easier framing and less cleaning.

Abrasion resistant
A durable hard coat protects against scratches from cleaning and general exposure to the public.


More Info

  • For more information on the painting, including curator notes, click here.