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The Mona Lisa Has Less Secrets

Series : Thinking Differently the Chemistry

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  00:04:00  2011  Color  Sound

Philippe Walter from the laboratory of the Research and Restoration Center of the French Museums (LC2RMF), explains in this short film what are the techniques used by an artist such as Leonardo da Vinci. The study of some of his works and in particular the Mona Lisa, allows to understand how da Vinci, among his multiple abilities, realized a real work of chemist: he elaborated himself his own glazes…

Author : FIEVET Daniel
Director : FIEVET Daniel
Animation : EDELMANN Marc
Scientific referent : WALTER Philippe
Audiovisual processReal shots. Use of cartoons.
Interviews (live sound). Music.
PersonnalitiesWALTER Philippe(LC2RMF, UMR Min. Culture et communication et CNRS, Paris)
NotesLC2RMF : Laboratoire du Centre de Recherche et de Restauration des Musées de France.
Technical Sheet
Item No.2892
PublicLarge audience
Original SupportVideo DV Cam