Technical Art History –
A Handbook of Scientific Techniques
for the Examination of Works of Art
The Authentication in Art Foundation is proud to announce the second edition of Technical Art History – A Handbook of Scientific Techniques for the Examination of Works of Art. This Handbook contains the core information about the 50 most applied scientific examination techniques for the research of artworks. Each technique is described by one of the 27 leading international experts involved with compiling the Handbook.
The Handbook is the first publication ever to group essential information on the core examination techniques in art. It provides all professionals reliant on technical examination with a objective reference-point for both the production and evaluation of research. As a result, the Handbook will serve as the standard on scientific examination of artworks for the years to come, making it an essential tool for all art market stakeholders.
Each entry on a technique contains the following subjects:
Technical specifications and considerations
Brief history of the technique
The second edition will have a limited print-run that will be released on 15 January 2019. It will only be available through pre-order that runs until 2 January 2019.
So don’t miss your opportunity and order your copy now!