May 2016

Infrared Reflectography (900-1700 nm) of Pigments Checker


Check out the Infrared Reflectography (IRR) image of Pigments Checker v.3. Pigments Checker is a collection of pigments important in art history. Among all the pigments and their varieties ever used in art this collection selects the most used from antiquity to early 1950’. Pigments Checker is a standard tool designed for Art professionals, scientists, students [...]

Archimedes – Multipurpose scanner for Art Diagnostics


CHSOS just lunched a new initiative: developing Archimedes, a multipurpose scanner for Art Diagnostics. It will be low-cost, mobile and lightweight. Archimedes is developed thanks to funding collected with the "Low-cost X-Radiography for Paintings" successful crowdfunding campaign ended April 30th. Archimedes will be a multipurpose scanner designed for traveling art diagnostics. It will fit methods such as [...]