ERIC Number: EJ246295
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Reference Count: 0
A Short History of the Chemistry of Painting.
Friedstein, Harriet G.
Journal of Chemical Education, v58 n4 p291-95 Apr 1981
Includes information on: (1) relationship of art and science; (2) paintings' early history; (3) Egyptian, Greek, Chinese, Byzantine, and Medieval painting; (4) chemical analysis of pigments; (5) chemistry of early pigments; and (6) paint media. Tabular data are provided on chemical names for artists' pigments with their earliest known dates. (CS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reference Materials - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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