The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather and exposing them to the critic. Formerly, painting and sculpture were combined in the same work: the ancients painted their statues. The only present alliance between the two arts is that the modern painter chisels his patrons.
The work of the painter; also, any work of art in which objects are represented in color on a flat surface; a colored representation of any object or scene; a picture.
Color laid on; paint.
A depicting by words; vivid representation in words.
A work of art that is created with some form of paint as the primary medium. The most common artist paint mediums are oil and acrylic. watercolor works are indeed painted but are usually referred to as watercolors rather than as paintings. Paintings are created on a variety of surfaces, or supports, including stretched canvas and rigid panels made of wood, composite materials or even metal.
two-dimensional representation where a picture is executed by applying colouring matter to various surfaces as decoration. Surfaces may include canvas, paper and wood. (For paint applied to wet plaster walls, see Fresco).
An image created on paper, canvas, masonite, wood, or furniture made by dispersing a pigmented liquid called a vehicle, which includes a binder to make it adhere both to itself and to the surface to which it is applied. Types of paint include tempera, watercolor, acrylic, gouache, enamel, encaustic, fresco and secco.
graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface; "a small painting by Picasso"; "he bought the painting as an investment"; "his pictures hang in the Louvre"
creating a picture with paints; "he studied painting and sculpture for many years"
a flat object, and by collage technique his cubist works resemble overlapping cut-outs laid flat on a canvas
a harmonious construction of different vibrations applied on a canvas
an artist's interpretation of what s/he has seen
an ensemble of lines, shapes, values and colors that we combine and organize in the most expressive way to create what we call a picture
an instance of representation
a picture made using paints
a record of the decisions an artist makes and you can almost see, as if you were looking over the shoulder of the artist, how one color was placed on top of another and how the image was built
a work of art created using paint or pastels
Art made with paint on a surface.
in art, the creation by an artist of a piece with aesthetic value using the application of paint to a surface.
Painting, direct application of pigment to a surface to produce by tones of color or of light and dark some representation or decorative arrangement of natural or imagined forms.
is the art of applying colour, or other organic or artificial substances, to various surfaces to create a representational, imaginative, or abstract picture or design.
The work of a painter; a painted representation of any object or scene; a picture.
The process, art, or occupation of coating surface, canvas or panel with paint.
lines and colors applied to canvas.
Painting taken literally is the practice of applying color to a surface (support) such as paper, canvas, wood, glass, or other. However, when used in an artistic sense, the term "painting" means the use of this activity in combination with drawing, composition and other aesthetic considerations in order to manifest the expressive and conceptual intention of the practitioner.
Painting (1946) is a 1946 painting by the Irish born artist Francis Bacon.