JAIC 1994, Volume 33, Number 3, Article 6 (pp. 307 to 313)
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JAIC 1994, Volume 33, Number 3, Article 6 (pp. 307 to 313)

SHORT COMMUNICATION A NOTE ON THE IMPRIMATURA IN TWO OF DOSSO DOSSI'S PAINTINGS

BARBARA H. BERRIE




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AUTHOR INFORMATION

BARBARA H. BERRIE received a B.Sc.(Hons) from St. Andrews University, Scotland, in 1977 and a Ph.D. in inorganic chemistry from Georgetown University in 1982. She held a National Research Council Research Associateship at the Naval Research Laboratory from 1982 to 1984. In 1984 she joined the Scientific Research Department of the National Gallery of Art, where she is senior conservation scientist. Address: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. 20565.


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