Chipping away at paintings with a scalpel is the conventional way to study pigments used in a piece of art, but researchers are developing new, noninvasive methods to replace this
Mars Rover Technology Helps Unlock Art Mysteries
Art and the Mars rover.Giacomo Chiari, head of the science department at the Getty Conservation Institute, examines the painting on the west wall in the tomb of King Tutankhamen. Photo: Lori Wong (c) J.
Paper Conservation at the Metropolitan Museum, NYC. Using science tools, techniques, discoveries to preserve art.
Conservator Yana van Dyke explains how the use of lead white pigment in the illustrations of medieval manuscripts, such the Winchester Bible, has implications on the conservation and preservation of such works today.
Bruker ARTAX micro XRF is used for non-destructive elemental analysis and generating high resolution elemental maps.
Devolviendo la belleza
Devolviendo la belleza | Fotografía | EL PAÍS
Conservator’s Notebook: From the Depths to the Heights
John J. Burns Library Conservation Lab (Boston College?)