Shining a New Light on the Chemistry of Art Conservation
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Shining a New Light on the Chemistry of Art Conservation

Rome : Italy | Jun 20, 2012 at 8:25 AM PDT
Source: KQED
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Conservators want to know the chemical composition of paints and sculptures so that they can restore damaged areas or prevent delicate materials from degrading. Sometimes they're measuring the elements in pigments with X-rays. Other times scientists try to figure out how a pigment changes as it... FULL ARTICLE AT KQED
 
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