'Victorian' polymers bring statues to life

August 1991
New Scientist;8/17/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1782, p18
Comments on an upcoming display of eerie photographs of statues and monuments which are produced using a technique that combines modern synthetic polymers with Victorian photographic methods. Exhibition of these photographs at the Simpson Gallery in Piccadilly, England; Development of the 'heliochrome process' by artist Dunstan Perera; Details of Perera's process; More.


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