Technical Bulletin 38

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The National Gallery Technical Bulletin is a unique record of research carried out at the National Gallery. Drawing on the expertise of curators, conservators and scientists, it brings together a wealth of information about artists' materials, practices and techniques.

Volume 38 Contents

  • A Knight of Saint John by Rosso Fiorentino: a Restoration in Context
  • The Eastlake Library and the sources for Materials for a History of Oil Painting, 1847
  • Sebastiano and Michelangelo: Infrared Insights into their Collaboration
  • Jacob Jordaens, Portrait of Cornelis van Diest (?) and his Wife: a new Technical and Art Historical Assessment
  • An Astronomer by Ferdinand Bol: Materials, Colour Change and Conservation

Editors & Authors

Marika Spring is Head of Science; Paul Ackroyd, Nelly von Aderkas, Rachel Billinge, Jill Dunkerton, Jonathan Franklin, Helen Howard, Larry Keith, Marta Melchiorre di Crescrenzo, David Peggie and Matthias Wivel are all based at the National Gallery, London. Until recently Marjorie E. Wieseman and Flaminia Rukavina worked at the National Gallery, London. Marjorie E. Wieseman is now The Paul J. and Edith Ingalls Vignos Jr. Curator of European Paintings and Sculpture, 1500-1800, at The Cleveland Museum of Art.

All previous volumes of Technical Bulletins are viewable on the National Gallery website free of charge

Colour illustration127
Dimensions297 x 210 mm
PublisherNational Gallery Company Ltd
Series EditorAshok Roy
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