Thought for the month

“It is easier to criticise than to correct our past errors.”
Titus Livius, Historian (c64 BC- c12 AD)

Thursday, 18 October 2012

'Flowers in a blue vase'

ESRF have used synchrotron radiation to identify the degradation mechanism between Van Gogh's original cadmium yellow paint and later added protective varnish on his 'Flowers in a blue vase' painting.

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