Atlantis Online
August 23, 2019, 09:23:47 pm
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: Towering Ancient Tsunami Devastated the Mediterranean
http://www.livescience.com/environment/061130_ancient_tsunami.html
 
  Home Help Arcade Gallery Links Staff List Calendar Login Register  

New Technique Reveals Van Gogh Portrait Behind Another

Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: New Technique Reveals Van Gogh Portrait Behind Another  (Read 28 times)
Bianca
Superhero Member
******
Posts: 41646



« on: September 29, 2008, 12:18:11 pm »





                   





It is well-known that Vincent van Gogh often painted over his older works.

Experts estimate that about one third of his early paintings conceal other compositions under them.

A new technique, based on synchrotron radiation induced X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy, reveals this type of hidden painting.


(Credit:

Image courtesy of
Delft University of Technology)
« Last Edit: September 29, 2008, 12:20:16 pm by Bianca » Report Spam   Logged

Your mind understands what you have been taught; your heart what is true.


Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by EzPortal
Bookmark this site! | Upgrade This Forum
SMF For Free - Create your own Forum | Buy traffic for your forum/website
Powered by SMF | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
Privacy Policy