New Online Publication Makes Key Conservation Resource Available in English

The Centre for Art Technological Studies and Conservation (CATS) has released the ONLINE publication Wooden Supports in 12th–16th-Century European Paintings’, a new English-language translation of Jacqueline Marette’s ‘Connaissance des Primitifs par l’étude du bois du XIIe au XVIe siècle’  (1961). The volume includes commentary and updated references by Jørgen Wadum, Christina Currie, Noëlle Streeton, Jean-Albert Glatigny and Nicole Goetghebeur (eds), and translated by Paul van Calster.

The English translation, annotations and glossary, and free online publication, produced by Archetype Publications Ltd., was made possible by a grant from the Getty Foundation as part of its Panel Paintings Initiative.

 

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Link for the online publication Wooden Supports in 12th–16th-Century European Paintings