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Subject: Lecture on pigments

Lecture on pigments

From: Sophie Laubin <laubinsophie<-a>
Date: Thursday, December 20, 2007
Icon Book and Paper Group Lecture

"Pigment, extender or adulterant: a discussion on artists' white,
watercolour pigments in the early twentieth century"

Jane Colbourne, Senior Lecturer, Northumbria University

The October Gallery Londinia House
24 Old Gloucester Street
London WC1N 3AL
Friday 25 January 2008

Refreshments kindly sponsored by Windsor and Newton

The lecture will review the historic and current literature on the
manufacture, usage and issues surrounding the ageing characteristics
of these pigments.  Of particular focus are the potential
detrimental effects to paper substrates when zinc oxide and titanium
dioxide are present. Cost: UKP6, students UKP3 with card--correct
money at the door please.

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