Independent Paper Conservators’ Group Lecture
To: Tuesday 17.03.20
The Old Board Room
60 Great Queen Street
London WC2B 5AZ
Alan will talk about the re-examination of the nearly 600 Leonardo drawings in the Royal Collection, which he undertook after retiring three years ago as Head of Paper Conservation at Windsor Castle. He will talk about the various techniques of analysis he used to examine the drawings and of the papers, grounds and drawing tools used by Leonardo.
He will also tell us about his drawing methods and details often hidden to the naked eye which are revealed through microscopy, imaging and analysis.
Doors open at 6pm for a prompt start at 6.30pm
Refreshments will be available after the lecture
This event is open to all.