Chemistry of art

Produced in collaboration with the National Gallery, this resource pack outlines a range of activities for pre- and post-16 students of chemistry and art.

Printed in full colour throughout, the pack comprises:

* A guide to using the pack

* A3-sized prints of 10 paintings from the National Gallery, London

* A booklet with historical information on each painting, including details on the part science played in cleaning, conservation and restoration

* A booklet of experiments for pre-16 students

* A booklet for post-16 students

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Subject(s)Design and technology, Science
Author(s)Martyn Berry, Colin Osborne, Anthea Peppin
Age14-16, 16-19
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Shelf referenceA 752 ROY
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