Ruth Siddall: Research

Romano-British Painting: Materials and Techniques with Rebecca Piovesan (University of Padua).

We are sampling paints and plasters from Romano-British villas in the south of England to look at the pigments used to make paints and the methods used by painters to apply these to lime plaster walls.


Analysis of Mortars and Stones used in the Cosmatesque Pavement at Westminster Abbey.

British Earth Pigments with Jo Volley and Onya McCausland (UCL Slade) and Spike Bucklow (Hamilton Kerr Institute, Cambridge).

Turning Landscape into Colour