10 novembre 2013

Cornell Chronicle : Lost van Gogh painting validated via canvas weave

  Oct. 30, 2013 Lost van Gogh painting validated via canvas weave By Blaine Friedlander Provided Vincent van Gogh's "Sunset at Montmajour" Left in an attic and missing for decades, the long-lost Vincent van Gogh painting – “Sunset at Montmajour” – was authenticated by the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam in September. After a two-year investigation, art historians and researchers identified the work with pinpoint precision, in part, thanks to a technique based on a canvas “weave-map” developed in a... [Lire la suite]