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a very important discovery !!! A Portuguese painter also used a patterned canvas in the XVI century !!!

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'submission' for the Conserving Canvas Symposium, an initiative from the Getty Foundation at Yale University, October 2019

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Lab O at 'Dyes in History and Arquaeology' Congress in Lisbon at FCT, NOVA University of Lisbon

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a postcard from the Museum of Évora shows a tablecloth with a pattern... oil on panel, 1500, Altar piece from the Sé Cathedral in Évora

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2 rolls of the 'First Layer'...

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Caravaggio painted his great work on this patterned linen canvas, note I finished weaving plain weave

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Caravaggio painted 'The Crucifixion of Saint Andrew' on a canvas in linen with this pattern. Its the 'first layer'... handwoven by Helena Loermans @Lab O

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'moving canvas' photoshoot with handwoven reconstruction of the El Greco canvas...

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Caravaggio joined the '3Masters' from left: Titian, El Greco, Diego Velázquez and Caravaggio.Reconstructions of the linen canvases, handwoven by Helena Loermans

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research and reconstruction of the canvas on which Caravaggio painted 'The Crucifixion of Saint Andrew' 1606 -1607; the painting is in the Cleveland Museum of Art

'3Masters' in 9 seconds...