ART INTRO TERMS

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  1. ACADEMIES
    Institutions training artists in both the theory of art and practical techniques. (page 35)
  2. Bauhaus 
    Design school founded in Weimar, Germany, in 1919. (page 41)
  3. calligraphy 
    The art of emotive or carefully descriptive hand lettering or handwriting. (page 33)
  4. ceramic
    Fire-hardened clay, often painted, and normally sealed with shiny protective coating. (page 33)
  5. ivory 
    Hard, creamy-colored material from the tusks of such mammals as elephants. (page 43)
  6. manuscripts 
    Handwritten texts. (page 35)
  7. medieval
    Relating to the Middle Ages; roughly, between the fall of the Roman Empire and the Renaissance.(page 31)
  8. medium
     The material on or from which an artist chooses to make a work of art. (page 27)
  9. mural 
    A painting executed directly onto a wall. (page 37)
  10. neutral tones 
    Colors (such as blacks, whites, grays, and dull gray-browns) made by mixing complementary hues. (page 43)
  11. oil paint
    Paint made of pigment suspended in oil. (page 43)
  12. patron
     An organization or individual who sponsors the creation of works of art. (page 33)
  13. print
     A picture reproduced on paper, often in multiple copies. (page 27)
  14. provenance
     The record of all known previous owners and locations of a work of art. (page 37)
  15. Renaissance
     A period of cultural and artistic change in Europe from the fourteenth to the seventeenth century.(page 31)
  16. watercolor
    Transparent paint made from pigment and a binder dissolved in water. (page 29)

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