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VASARI (Visual Arts System for Archiving and Retrieval of Images): 1989-93

Grant holder: Professor William Vaughan

Grant awarding institution: EU

About the project: A project of major cultural significance in collaboration with the National Gallery to facilitate digitisation at the National Gallery London and beyond. Scanning and retrieval systems were developed to create high-resolution images of paintings in the collection. This resulted in a number of successor projects and involved international collaboration, including the Uffizi Gallery in Florence.

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