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Advanced theoretical and practical course in medieval wood identification

Courses and seminars

Date:From 22 to 26 October 2012
Time:From 3.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.
Price:€60. Free for specialist personnel from the MNAC network of museums
This course is directed at professionals with previous basic training in wood identification.

The course will last a total of 12 hours (4 of theory and 8 of practical work). A certificate of attendance will be issued.

Objective: characterisation of the selection of about 20 types of wood used in Catalan medieval paintings and sculptures, using a systematic method with microscopic identification keys.

Maximum number of students: 20

Theory class times: Monday afternoon (4 hours), all students

Practical class times: a first group of 10 students on Tuesday afternoon (4 hours) and Thursday afternoon (4 hours); a second group of 10 students on Wednesday afternoon (4 hours) and
Friday afternoon (4 hours)

Teacher: Dr Raquel Carreras Rivery, specialist in wood identification

Language: Spanish

Registration: Tel. 936220375


Monday  22
3.30 – 7.30 pm
groups 1 and 2
Auditorium 2
Tuesday 23
3.30 – 7.30 pm
group 1
Wednesday 24
3.30 – 7.30 pm
group 2
Thursday 25
3.30 – 7.30 pm
group 1
Friday 26
 3.30 – 7.30 pmgroup 2

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