Unveiling the Sources of Chromium in Pictorialist Photographs: Gum-Dichromate Process or Paper Sizing?

Anna Vila , Silvia A Centeno, Nora W Kennedy, Lisa Barro

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For this issue of Hand Papermaking devoted to paper sizing, we offer a review and
extension of pertinent results obtained in our investigations of the gum-dichromate
photographic process, commonly known as the gum-bichromate process.1 We have
published three articles to date on our findings; this article is derived mainly from
“Understanding the Gum Dichromate Processes in Pictorialist Photographs:
A Literature Review and Technical Study,” which appeared in Studies in
Conservation in 2013.
TidsskriftHand Papermaking
Udgave nummer2
Sider (fra-til)24-29
Antal sider5
StatusUdgivet - 2015