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Van Gogh Painting Discoloration Blamed On Varnish
2012-09-15 07:59:42

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A reaction between paint and a protective varnish applied following the artist's death is to blame for a color change in the Van Gogh painting "Flowers in a Blue Vase," claims a new study in the journal Analytical Chemistry. In a discovery that the Daily Mail's Mark Prigg says "could have major implications for artistic conservation", researchers used x-ray scanners at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) and...

2012-07-24 23:00:58

Josh Stein Realtor and SEOMiracle.com once again partner to promote the best Art Deco condos in South Beach. South Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 South Beach has gone through an architectural revolution in 1930s which brought Art Deco, Nautical Moderne and Streamline Moderne to the Beach. South Beach is known as the world´s largest collection of Art Deco architecture, and Josh Stein is familiar with each item in that collection. JoshSteinRealtor.com has a variety of Art Deco condos...


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