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13 resources for national gallery

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These videos look at how chemical techniques have helped solve the mystery of the Portrait of...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Equipment, apparatus &...
chemistry-and-art-saint-j...
This painting is a good example of the use of egg tempera paint and gilding. When it was...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-winter-...
Scientific examination of this painting and its apparent 'twin' in Dortmund has given clear...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-an-alle...
X-ray photographs of this panel painting showed that there had been substantial changes to...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-boating...
This artist had access to a wide range of new colours made by chemists in the 19th century.
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-portrai...
Additions and alterations to this picture may have been a deliberate attempt to make it look...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-the-vir...
The cleaning of this painting presented particular problems as two sections had been added,...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-venice-...
In this picture we find an early use of a newly synthesised colour - Prusslan blue.
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-bacchus...
It was not uncommon for canvas paintings to be rolled up for ease of transport. However, this...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-an-expe...
This large and dramatic painting shows an early scientific experiment in progress, and is...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
chemistry-and-art-the-inc...
Possible poor workmanship on the original panel, combined with an immersion in the Grand...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
the-chemistry-of-art-pack
This resource pack outlines a range of activities for pre- and post-16 students of chemistry...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Chemical...
molecular-analysis-for-ar...
This collection of papers across Analyst and Analytical Methods highlights cutting edge...
TeacherStudent 16 to Teacher
Subjects: Spectroscopy,Molecular electronic...