Analysis of Historical Samples

Once the analytical strategy has been verified, historic samples from wall paintings at the Mogao Grottes will be taken and analyzed. The strategy will also be applicable to Asian dyestuffs used in textiles and Asian organic pigments used in paintings.


Related Projects

Organic Materials in Wall Paintings
China Principles
Wall Paintings at Mogao Grottoes
Site Conservation at the Mogao and Yungang Grottoes (1990-1995)

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