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Technical Bulletin Volume 12

Technical Bulletin Volume 12, 1988

These articles were first published in print in 1988 and have been made available to download for free from 2011.


The Multi-Purpose Low Pressure Conservation Table
Anthony Reeve, Paul Ackroyd and Ann Stephenson-Wright
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Two Wings of an Altarpiece by Martin van Heemskerck
Jill Dunkerton, Aviva Burnstock and Alistair Smith
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The Technique of a 'Tüchlein' by Quinten Massys
Ashok Roy
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Gainsborough's 'Dr Ralph Schomberg'
David Bomford, Ashok Roy and David Saunders
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The Fading of the Virgin's Robe in Lorenzo Monaco's 'Coronation of the Virgin'
Aviva Burnstock
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Colour Change Measurement by Digital Image Processing
David Saunders
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Analyses of Paint Media
John Mills and Raymond White
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Pictures Cleaned and Restored in the Conservation Department of the National Gallery, 1987
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All articles have been peer reviewed by specialists outside the National Gallery.

All contributors are members of the National Gallery’s curatorial, scientific or conservation departments, unless otherwise stated.

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