• International Summer School « Rock Crystal »

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    Call for Applications, International Summer School « Rock Crystal », Cologne, 7th-14th Sept. 2021 This summer school in Cologne takes up the current interest in art historical research in the materials of art and focuses on a particularly fascinating material: rock crystal. Owing to its transparency and crystalline structure, rock crystal is artistically attractive, but it is difficult to work due to its great hardness. While there are several deposits in Europe, larger translucent pieces of rock crystal were quarried from antiquity onwards above all in Madagascar. Through long-distance...
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