The knowledge gathered in connection with research in art technology makes it possible to detect forgeries. The Doerner Institut provides consulting services and expert reports for governmental agencies, freelance conservators, the art market and private individuals against reimbursement of costs.
For more detailed information, please download the files „ Facts about Expert Reports “ und „ Price List “ ( both in pdf format ). You will find additional information about the analysis of paint media in the FAQ section. Please note, that 19% VAT will be added.
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Due to current staff shortage, the scientific examination of paintings on the base of pigment analyses or other technological features is possible only to a limited extent. Due to the current workload in the area of paint media analyses, you have to accept a much longer waiting time. As usual, the institute offers the production of digital infrared reflectograms.