The build-up of varnish had as if flattened out the painting," said Pierre Curie, head of paintings at the C2RMF
The Arius3D Foundation System will enable the C2RMF
team in Paris to apply this technology to some of the most important cultural and historical objects in France.
In order to verify the authenticity of the date, the sur face of the enamel was analysed by means of beams of ions with PIXE and PIGME metals (respectively, particle-induced x and gamma rays) using the AGLAE accelerator at the C2RMF
The office will also facilitate the Cyprus Institute's extensive collaboration with French institutions, notably C2RMF
(Centre de recherche et de restauration des musE[umlaut]es de France, for scientific and technological applications to archaeology and cultural heritage), IPSL (Institut Pierre-Simon de Laplace, for climate research), and the Sophia Antipolis Foundation for the promotion of innovation in the Mediterranean region.
the equipment to be supplied will be installed in the Palais du Louvre in C2RMF
in AGLAE room on level -2, the site of the Carousel.