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Onderzoekers van de UA scannen een schilderij

Angels under the scanner

The first thing you have to do when embarking on any restoration is carry out a preliminary examination.

Portret van Max Rooses van Jan Hendrik Luyten

Max Rooses: reconstructing a scattered archive

Max Rooses is an important figure in Flemish cultural history, whose documentary legacy is being fully mapped out in 2020.

Detail van het schilderij Madonna omringd door serafijnen en cherubijnen van Jean Fouquet

Results of the Getty’s examination of our Madonna

A team of researchers, art historians and conservators examined the masterpiece from the KMSKA at The Getty in Los Angeles.



The aim of the Smart*Light research project is to develop a ‘tabletop synchrotron’, a compact and with adjustable wavelengths

Ontwerpschets voor kleinarchitectuur van Peter Paul Rubens

In search of a lesser-known Rubens

Rubens. The giant, the man who could do anything. Or maybe not? KMSKA researcher Valerie Herremans discovered another facet of Rubens.

Madonna van Fouquet onder een onderzoeksscanner

Research at the Getty Museum into Madonna Surrounded by Seraphim and Cherubim

An in-depth examination of Jean Fouquet’s Madonna Surrounded by Seraphim and Cherubim was carried out at the J. Paul Getty Museum in L.A.