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STEM to STEAM: The Science of Art Part 4

Date
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Time
04:30 PM–07:00 PM

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STEM to STEAM: The Science of Art Part 4

Italian Paintings: Is It “Real?”

Using examples from the paintings collection, participants will focus on distinguishing the characteristics of a “real” Renaissance work from a forgery. While an image from the 14th to the 17th century might appear characteristic of the period, the materials that produced that image might actually be from a later era. Participants will learn how conservators analyze the materials and specific details in a painting to detect clues that lead to the discovery of fakes. 

Add to Calendar 10-12-2014 16:30:00 10-12-2014 19:00:00 15 STEM to STEAM: The Science of Art Part 4 In the final workshop of this four-part series, join Walters conservators, scientists and educators to learn about the many connections between science and art. This session will focus on the Italian Renaissance. 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201 (The Walters Art Museum) The Walters Art Museum info@thewalters.org false dd/MM/YYYY

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