This article reports the first occurrence of the combined use of lead and tin yellow type I and type II identified on the same paint layer. The two forms have been identified by Raman microscopy on a green layer from the background of the painting Gonfalone della Giustizia (confraternity of Justice banner) executed at Perugia around 1496 by Pietro Perugino. © 2007.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Chemistry (miscellaneous)
Borgia, I., Brunetti, B. G., Miliani, C., Ricci, C., Seccaroni, C., & Sgamellotti, A. (2007). The combined use of lead-tin yellow type I and II on a canvas painting by Pietro Perugino. Journal of Cultural Heritage, 8(1), 65 - 68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.culher.2006.10.006