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David Cox

From: Rebecca Ellison <rebecca.ellison<-a>
Date: Friday, May 16, 2008
I am currently working on an oil painting by the English painter
David Cox (1793-1859). It appears to be on paper, which has been
stuck onto a larger wooden panel, apparently at a later date. I have
taken an x-ray, which indicates that the original paper support has
been prepared with a ground layer containing lead white. I am
interested to know if any research has been carried out into Cox's
oil painting techniques.

Rebecca Ellison ACR
Oil Paintings Conservator
National Museum Wales
Cathays Park
Cardiff CF10 3NP
+44 2920 573 225


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