The Chemistry of Art and Art Conservation

This course explores the chemical principles underlying the physical properties of art, as well as the application of chemistry to the technical examination and authentication of art/cultural objects. Topics may focus on painted art, textiles, photographs, and other objects. This course includes a laboratory component, with the analysis and creation of actual artworks and art media. 1 unit (Not offered 2023-24).

1 unit


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Spring 2023 Block 5 The Chemistry of Art and Art Conservation Amanda Bowman Olin Hall 183 25 / 13 06/07/2023
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