This blog will contain any updates referring to:

1. The preparation and application of the natural and mineral pigments.

2. Any further information from conservation departments including new insights from infrared and X-radiographs of analysed paintings.

Correction to Vol. I

Index. Please note due to a software error index references are 2 pages short: 1.e page 178 should read 180


For Upcoming Lectures on Natural Colour and Proportion and Composition

see the Event Page

Chroma Panel No. 1

Chroma Panel No. 1

Chroma Panel No. 2

Chroma Panel No. 2


Past Lectures on Youtube:

          December 2017: Munich Art Academy, Germany


June 2017: Lecture and Book Presentation at Kremer Pigments, New York


Lapis lazuli Preparation

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Michael Price