A   Treatise on the Art of Painting, and the Composition of Colours, Containing Instructions for All the Various Processes of Painting. Translated fro by Constant de MassoulA   Treatise on the Art of Painting, and the Composition of Colours, Containing Instructions for All the Various Processes of Painting. Translated fro by Constant de Massoul

A Treatise on the Art of Painting, and the Composition of Colours, Containing Instructions for…

byConstant de Massoul

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 2010 edition. Excerpt: ... triol, succeeds extremely well for Painting in Fresco, when it is well ground with spirits of wine. It produces a Red little inferior to Lake. This colour is particularly adapted to prepare those parts you wish to colour with Cinnabar. Draperies painted upon plaster, with these two colours, may vie with those painted in Oil with fine Lake. W GREENS. GREENS. MALACHITE, and MOUNTAIN GREEN. In the article Ochre, an account has been given of this colour. It varies in shades, being sometimes light, sometimes dark, and also differs in its consistency and form. It is said that Hungary furnishes the finest. It is frequently found united with calcareous earth, which, in acids, will effervesce. Fire generally deprives it of its colours. Mountain Green is used in Painting. SANDERS GREEN. This name has been given to a substance, that is a real Copper Ore, of a 3 Green # Green more or less dark, and known, when pure, by the name of Malachite, and of Mountain Green, when earthy. GREEN VERDITER. To make this colour, take some chalk; wash it with great care until it is sufficiently-fine; then, throw it, little by little, into a solution of copper, until it has ceased to ferment, or till the liquor ha3 lost its colour. The lees being precipitated, pour off the water gently, and continue to add the solution and to wash it, until the water remains insipid and the sediment without acrimony; afterwards filter it' through blotting paper covered with linen, and then dry it in small pieces. This colour, as may be seen, is only a faftitious Mountain Green. The solution of copper is made by putting copper-shavings into Aqua Fortis. M.2 PRUSPRUSSIAN GREEN. a deep or pale Blue, coloured by copper to a calciform state. This stone has often been taken for Lapis...
Title:A Treatise on the Art of Painting, and the Composition of Colours, Containing Instructions for…Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:May 5, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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