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leroy neiman sport prints

(by leroy neiman sport)


"Optical ash" is manifested transparent painting a visual effect

. Ancient artists or oily tempera colors on the bottom were stained with glaze after resin varnish coated with transparent or translucent overlay that revealed by overlapping colored layer, which produce strange color transparent gray - "Optical ash" . This transparent gray and deployed out of gray compared to the visual effect is not the same. It is a direct painting can not achieve. Rubens was on to create the optical ash is known, he told his students, said:. "At least the last layer of dark color department should be transparent."

(by thomas kinkade prints)


Mixed color paintings and oil painting techniques introduced

Mixing techniques need to grasp the color and painting painting techniques, this technique is by Degas invention, in Toulouse - Lautrec's works have used, is to use turpentine to mix oil paints, oil paints to make consistency become with gouache paint like to create a matte effect. Degas also do not like thick oil paint, sometimes he would take advantage of the pigment or pigment wetting when scraped from the canvas, then get a soft and his favorite mural similar effect

(by jack vettriano prints)