Grundlagen der Pigment- und Bindemittelbestimmung

Tatjana Bayerova
Conservation and Restoration, Conservation and Restoration
2021S, Vorlesung und √úbungen (VU), 2.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S02285


The content of the course can be summarized in the following points: basics of sampling of paint layer samples, sample processing for further analysis, preparation of polished cross-sections and their microscopic examination (paint layers structure). Theoretical basics of the microchemical and histochemical identification methods of natural binders, their demonstration, as well as practice of individual detection methods for natural binders.

Examination Modalities

 The carrying out practical experiments and the written investigation report will be evaluated.


The course can be attended only after completing the lectures "Farbenchemie" and "Binde- und Klebemittel in der Restaurierung - Natürliche Bindemittel".


The course will be in English.

Course Enrolment

Via online registration

co-registration: possible

Conservation and Restoration (2. Section): Naturwissenschaften: Grundlagen der Pigment- und Bindemittelbestimmung

Individual courses: possible