Reference numberCLP/2/24
TitlePaper, 'An account of a secrett in the use of painting in answere to the commands of the Royal Societie' by Mr [Thomas] Povey
DescriptionAn account of a secret in the use of painting in answer to the commands of the Royal Society.

A way of preventing a glare on a painting by using oil of eggs

Experiment was carried out by Mr Streter

Subject: Chemistry

Read to the Royal Society on 18 April 1666
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/2/251
Related records in the catalogueRBO/3/69
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5143Povey; Thomas (c1613 - 1705[?]); colonial entrepreneur and administratorc1613 - 1705[?]
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