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Technology Helps Restore Paintings by Old Mastersi
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February 28, 2014 3:32 AM
Conservators at the National Gallery of Art, in Washington, D.C., are now restoring an El Greco painting in preparation for a series of exhibitions marking the 400th anniversary of the famous painter’s death. VOA's George Putic reports.

Technology Helps Restore Paintings by Old Masters

Published February 27, 2014

Conservators at the National Gallery of Art, in Washington, D.C., are now restoring an El Greco painting in preparation for a series of exhibitions marking the 400th anniversary of the famous painter’s death. VOA's George Putic reports.


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