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Technical Bulletin Volume 23

Technical Bulletin Volume 23, 2002

These articles were first published in print in 2002 and have been made available to download for free from 2011. 


Fra Angelico’s Predella for the High Altarpiece of San Domenico, Fiesole
Dillian Gordon, Martin Wyld and Ashok Roy
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The Technique of Garofalo’s Paintings at the National Gallery
Jill Dunkerton, Nicholas Penny and Marika Spring
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Mixed Media in the Work of Charles-François Daubigny: Analysis and Implications for Conservation
Larry Keith and Raymond White
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The Blackening of Vermilion: An Analytical Study of the Process in Paintings
Marika Spring and Rachel Grout
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Improvements in the Acquisition and Processing of X-ray Images of Paintings
Joseph Padfield, David Saunders, John Cupitt and Robert Atkinson
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The MARC II Camera and the Scanning Initiative at the National Gallery
David Saunders, John Cupitt, Colin White and Sarah Holt
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The Mechanical Behaviour of Adhesives and Gap Fillers for re-joining Panel Paintings
Christina Young, Paul Ackroyd, Roger Hibberd and Stephen Gritt
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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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