Literature: Color change

Research on color change in paintings after wax-resin linings


Froment, Emilie. “The consequences of Wax-Resin Linings on the Present Appearance and Conservation of Seventeenth Century Netherlandish Paintings on Canvas.” PhD dissertation, University of Amsterdam, 2019.

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Watson, Meredith, Aviva Burnstock,… “Changes in the appearance of 19th century grounds on canvas upon varnishing and varnish removal.” New Insights into the Cleaning of Paintings: Proceedings from the Cleaning 2010 International Conference, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia and Museum Conservation Institute, edited by Mecklenburg, Marion F., Charola, A. Elena, and Koestler, Robert J., 77–84. Smithsonian Contributions to Museum Conservation. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution.

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Nieder, Emily, Ella Hendriks, and Aviva Burnstock. Colour Change in Sample Reconstructions of Vincent van Gogh’s Grounds Due to Wax-Resin Lining. Studies in Conservation, 56 (2011): 94-103.

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Heydenreich, Gunnar. “Removal of a Wax-Resin Lining and Colour Changes: A Case Study.” The Conservator, 18 (1994): 23-27.

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Bomford, David, and Sarah Staniforth. “Lining and Colour Change: Further Results.” National Gallery Technical Bulletin 9 (1985): 65-69.

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Bomford, David, and Sarah Staniforth. “Wax-Resin Lining and Colour Change: An Evaluation.” National Gallery Technical Bulletin 5 (1981): 58-65.

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The literature for Color change part 1 can be downloaded in pdf format here.

Theme: Overlay by Kaira
Wax-resin project