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DescriptionTerm/Technique
Painting executed entirely in monochrome or near-monochrome, usually in shades of grey
Geometric mosaic of wood pieces used for decorative effect/used as veneer patterns on furniture and block patterns for flooring/herringbone is most popular
Ancient metalwork decorating technique objects using vitreous enamel & inlays of cut gemstones, glass, and other materials/metal compartments made by soldering silver or gold wires
Type of symbolic work of art especially associated with still life painting in Flanders and the Netherlands in the 16th and 17th centuries
Studied carelessness, especially as a characteristic quality or style of art or literature/coined by Castiglione in Book of the Courtier
Object along right or left foreground that directs viewer's eye into composition by bracketing (framing) the edge/used in painting, printmaking, photography or bas-relief
Process where protruding surface faces of the printing plate or block are inked
Refers to unfired pottery objects/at sufficient moisture content, bodies at this stage are in their most plastic form (soft and malleable and can be easily deformed by hand)
French expression used to describe the act of painting outdoors/reproduces the actual visual conditions seen at the time of the painting
Creation of a pattern simulating varying degrees of solidity or shading by using small dots of the same color
Thin, oily, transparent layer of paint spread over the top of an opaque passage that has been given some time to dry/used in oil paint, on walls, on cabinets & faux finishing
Wider and usually thicker section of the hoop of a ring, which may contain a flat surface, usually with an engraved design, as in a signet ring, or a gem
DescriptionTerm/Technique
Substance used to set dyes on fabrics or tissue sections by forming a coordination complex with the dye which then attaches to the fabric or tissue
Relief in which more than half the mass of the sculpted figure projects from the background/especially heads & limbs/ancient Greek & some Hindu-Buddhist
Dutch word for 'picturesque'/refers to painting being scenic or charming
Similar to glazing, except that the coating is opaque, and is just painted on very thinly to allow bits of the paint below to shine through
Low-brow style of mass-produced art or design using popular or cultural icons/first applied to artwork viewed as overly sentimental/used by critics of Kinkade landscapes
Visual arts technique resulting in a semi-transparent layer of color
Technique for printing text, images or patterns used widely in East Asia/originated in China in antiquity as method of printing on textiles & later paper/Ukiyo-e (Japanese type)
Fast-drying, water soluble paint derived from a milk protein with glue-like consistency/can be thinned with water
Work of art that makes use of all or many art forms or strives to do so/German term translates as 'total work of art' or 'universal artwork'
Family of printing and printmaking techniques in which the image is incised into a surface, and the incised line or sunken area holds the ink
Made of aggregate, binder, & water/applied wet & hardens to very dense solid/used as decorative coating for walls & ceilings & as sculptural & artistic material in architecture

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