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    • Analysis of the chemistry of making a leaded linseed oil paint. 

      Barrette, Ryan. (Wheaton College (Norton, Mass.), 2015)
      Leaded linseed oils are a binder for oil paints used in the authentic restoration and conservation of traditional paintings. Analytical methods were used to investigate the color change which occurs during the 18-day ...
    • A Chemical Investigation of the 18 Day Creation of Lead Oil. 

      Stollar, Sarah. (Wheaton College ; Norton, Mass., 2008)
      Lead oil is a paint medium used by conservators to restore oil paintings authentically to their original brilliance. Lead oil is a combination of linseed oil and lead oxide. Upon heating the solution darkens in color and ...