Interview with Dr Mark Richter, Part Two

Our latest post includes the second part of Rosie Thorp’s interview with Mark Richter on the scientific investigation currently under way on five Spanish portraits in the Stirling Maxwell Collection for comparison with the Lady in a Fur Wrap for our Unwrapping an Icon project. They discuss methods and equipment used for examination. Once again, … Continue reading Interview with Dr Mark Richter, Part Two

Introductory Video

We are delighted to announce our first short film Unwrapping an Icon: Lady in a Fur Wrap and Related Portraits. The film, by Joseph Briffa, offers an introduction to key questions and strands we are examining in our project, and to the significance of the project for the partners involved. https://youtu.be/VxIrO6SFqiM?list=PLchy_nZQAZtC7cOzEoH-qh51tga17_BX-

Interview with Dr Mark Richter, Part One

 In this post we present the first of a two-part interview on the scientific examination for this project, which is the first of several interviews we’re planning with team members and other people associated with our project. Here Mark Richter, who is leading the scientific examination of five other Spanish portraits in the Stirling Maxwell … Continue reading Interview with Dr Mark Richter, Part One