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X-ray Investigation of van Gogh Paintings

February 16, 2011

A microsample is taken from the van Gogh painting “Bank of river Seine” on display at the van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam (Netherlands), and then analyzed at the X-rays microscope at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Grenoble (France).

Credit: ESRF/van Gogh Museum