Chinese ritual bronzes - 【Chinese Civilization HQ】 Chinese Bronze Artifacts Exhibited in Canada
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Comics vocabulary
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Bas-relief
Relief, or relievo rilievo, is a sculptural technique. The term relief is from the Latin verb relevo, to raise. To create a sculpture in relief is to give the impression that the sculpted material has...
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Quadro riportato
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Glossary of dyeing terms
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Polychrome
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Penciller
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Hu (vessel)
hu (Chinese: 壺; pinyin: hú) is a type of wine vessel that has a pear-shaped cross-section. Its body swells and flares into a narrow neck, creating S-shaped profile. While it is similar to you vessel, ...
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Letterer
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Complementary colors
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Repoussoir
For metalworking, see Repoussé and chasing.In two-dimensional works of art, such as painting, printmaking, photography or bas-relief, repoussoir is an object along the right or left foreground that di...
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Glossary of woodworking
A number of specialized terms are used in woodworking.
Woodworking
Woodworking is the activity or skill of making items from wood, and includes wood carving, joinery, and carpentry.
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Repoussé and chasing
Repoussé or repoussage ([ʁəpuse]; [ʁəpusaʒ] respectively) is a metalworking technique in which a malleable metal is ornamented or shaped by hammering from the reverse side to create a design in low re...
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Script breakdown
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Miniseries
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Xiqing Gujian
The Xiqing Gujian (simplified Chinese: 西清古鉴; traditional Chinese: 西清古鑑; pinyin: Xīqīng Gǔjiàn; Wade–Giles: Hsi ch'ing ku chien) is a 40-volume catalogue of Chinese ritual bronzes in th...
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Chiaroscuro
Chiaroscuro (/kiˌɑːrəˈskjʊəroʊ/; [kjarosˈkuːro]; Italian for light-dark) in art is the use of strong contrasts between light and dark, usually bold contrasts affecting a whole composition. It is also ...
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Limited series
A limited series is a serialized story with a predetermined number of installments.In the field of comic books, a limited series is a comics series with a predetermined number of issues. A limited ser...
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Storyboard
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Negative space
Negative space, in art, is the space around and between the subject(s) of an image. Negative space may be most evident when the space around a subject, not the subject itself, forms an interesting or ...
Chinese ritual bronzes
Sets of ritual bronzes are the most impressive surviving objects from the Chinese Bronze Age. From around 1650 BCE they were deposited as grave goods in the tombs of royalty and the nobility, and wer...
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Faience
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Provenance
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Victorian majolica
Victorian majolica is earthenware pottery made in 19th century Britain, Europe and the USA with moulded surfaces and colourful clear lead glazes.
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Glossary of architecture
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