Grundlagen der Pigment- und Bindemittelbestimmung

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


The course content can be summarized in the following points: basics of sampling of paint layer samples, sample processing for further analyses, preparation of polished cross-sections, microscopic examination of cross-sections (paint layer structure), basic knowledge of the microchemical identification methods of natural binders (theory), demonstration and practical training of individual microchemical and histochemical detection methods for natural binders.

Examination Modalities

The analyses of unknown samples, independence in the working procedure and the written examination protocol will be evaluated


The participation at the course is possible by the completion of the theoretical lectures "Farbenchemie“ and „Binde- und Klebemittel in der Restaurierung - Natürliche Bindemittel“.

The seminar will be held in English.

The course will take place in the lecture hall and the laboratory at Salzgries 14 / 1.Stock.

Dates: NPÜ

Die Anmeldedeadline will come soon.

Course Enrolment

Via online registration

co-registration: possible

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

Individual courses: possible