Advanced combined application of micro-X-ray diffraction/micro-X-ray fluorescence with conventional techniques for the identification of pictorial materials from Baroque Andalusia paintings.

@article{Herrera2009AdvancedCA,
  title={Advanced combined application of micro-X-ray diffraction/micro-X-ray fluorescence with conventional techniques for the identification of pictorial materials from Baroque Andalusia paintings.},
  author={Liz K. Herrera and Simona Montalbani and Giuseppe Chiavari and Marine Cotte and Vicente Armando Sol{\'e} and J. J. P{\'e}rez Bueno and Adrian Duran and Alfredo Justo and Jos{\'e} Luis P{\'e}rez-Rodr{\'i}guez},
  journal={Talanta},
  year={2009},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={71-83}
}
The process of investigating paintings includes the identification of materials to solve technical and historical art questions, to aid in the deduction of the original appearance, and in the establishment of the chemical and physical conditions for adequate restoration and conservation. In particular, we have focused on the identification of several samples taken from six famous canvases painted by Pedro Atanasio Bocanegra, who created a very special collection depicting the life of San… CONTINUE READING