Global Patent Index - EP 0987669 A1

EP 0987669 A1 2000-03-22 - Method of authentication of works of art and apparatus for carrying out said method

Title (en)

Method of authentication of works of art and apparatus for carrying out said method

Title (de)

Verfahren zur Authentifizierung von Kunstwerken und Vorrichtung zur Durchführung des Verfahrens

Title (fr)

Procédé d'authentification d'oeuvres et dispositif spécialement conçu pour la mise en oeuvre de ce procédé

Publication

EP 0987669 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 99402177 A

Priority

FR 9811478 A

Abstract (en)

The scanning apparatus has a parallelepiped-shaped base (10) with sliders (21-24) for moving a painting laterally on a support plate (31) in the X and Y directions. A vertical arm (40) stands at one end of the base and has a horizontal extension (42) extending over the horizontal upper surface of the base, holding a lamp (44) and a scanner (45) facing downward. The scanner may be a linear high resolution color camera.

Abstract (fr)

La présente invention concerne dispositif spécialement conçu pour la mise en oeuvre d'un procédé d'authentification d'oeuvres, caractérisé en ce qu'il comprend: au moins une étape de scannérisation de l'oeuvre (1), une étape de traitement des données obtenues par la scannérisation de l'oeuvre (1), une étape de compression des données, une étape de stockage des données dans la mémoire d'un module à puce semi-conductrice sans contact (2), une étape de fixation du module à puce sans contact (2) sur l'oeuvre (1). <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G09F 3/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 23/04 (2006.01); G01N 21/88 (2006.01); G09F 3/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G09F 3/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 0987669 A1 20000322; EP 0987669 B1 20050105; AT 286611 T 20050115; DE 69923043 D1 20050210; FR 2783333 A1 20000317; FR 2783333 B1 20011123; JP 2000111494 A 20000421

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