Ranging from Art Diagnostics to Education Art-Test offers a variety of services.
Thanks to our extensive experience, in each specific situation we can advise on which tests are needed, so to best employ time and money
Check our diagnostic test packages
We offer differentiated levels of service:
STANDARD ART–TEST – An inexpensive package of tests designed to uncover recent forgeries
SUPERIOR ART–TEST – A comprehensive testing with a full report issued with expert’s interpretation of results, tailored for high profile artworks to eg. accompanying a commercial transaction or to stand a litigation
- PRIME ART–TEST – An all including testing with a full report issued with expert’s interpretation of results, tailored to scientifically support new discoveries
- FAST ART–TEST – When a quick decision has to be made, e.g. before buying at auction
- CUSTOMIZED ART–TEST – When specific needs have to be taken into account. We are ready to tailor our offer to match your specific requests
Our techniques are applicable to different sorts of artworks of all size, material, techniques and period of execution.
In all cases, we will discuss each specific case and suggest an ad-hoc plan.
For all our diagnostics tests, the analyses can be carried out at our labs or at the customer’s premises, thanks to our portable non-invasive instruments, i.e. without the need of moving the artwork from its location and without extracting any sample from it. When micro-sampling is required for the test objectives, we limit it to the strict minimum in accordance with the customer.
We also offer services tailored to our customers:
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You can find more specific information about our services in the following pages:
Artwork Analysis Services
Scientific analyses for paintings, frescos, sculptures, ceramics, glass, jewelry and other artworks, but also for archeological sites, buildings, architectural structures
xrays, reflectography, UV fluorescence, multispectral, tomography, 3D modelling etc..
cross-section analyses, thermoluminescence, C14 dating etc..
material mapping, virtual restoration, virtual cleaning..
Years of activity and a true passion for this fascinating field result in plethora of resources for Art-Test: our scientific instruments, some of which are based on exclusive technological solutions that have no equal in the field, but also books and databases, all available to our customers.
more then 600 books in our library.. and we read them all..