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Art Conservator and the Synchrotron (The)

Reference

6718

Duration

00:09:43

Production year

2019

Original material

HD
16/9
Color
Sound

Transcription



Summary

Is art truly eternal? Paintings by Humankind's greatest masters suffer the passage of time. But scientists and curators have joined forces to figure out exactly what is causing the aging of artwork and find a solution to save this heritage for generations to come.

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