Colour lexicon featuring paintings, pigments and scientific methods for investigation of works of art.
The pages on paintings can be accessed in three different ways, namely, according to the historical period, according to the painter and his home country and according to the pigments used in their creation.
The pages on pigments can be accessed in three ways as well. You can choose pigments according to their type, according to their colour and also according to their first date of use.
This section features the scientific methods employed in investigation of paintings. Included are methods for imaging the inner layers of the painting, methods for identification of pigments and also the very modern computational methods.