camaieu


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camaieu

(ˌkæməˈjɜː; French kamajø)
n
1. a cameo
2. a technique of painting in a range of tones of a single colour
[C16: from French]
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A single oblong mirror is placed above the fireplace; the top of its frame represented the Dawn led by the Hours, and painted in camaieu (two shades of one color).
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These are: Bonmarche (UK), C and A (Holland), Camaieu (France), The Children's Place (USA), El Corte Ingles (Spain), Inditex (Spain), KIK (Germany), Loblaw (Canada), LPP S.
Your eye, having accomplished its tour, returns to the door through which you arrived, with its little step, next to a table supporting mountains of files, manuscripts, or finished books, itself pressed up against a canvas intending something like a railway landscape, engulfed beneath a camaieu of blues and browns.
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In the soleil brules of recent years, color (primarily brown) is used to achieve a camaieu effect, and the form, nearly always allusive, is strengthened and tied to the Amer-Indian influences that have marked Tiga's work.
A wide range of enameling techniques are described: basse taille (low cut); camaieu (a technique that uses a buildup of white enamel to create highlights and light areas); champleve (raise field or raised plain) cloisonne (metal wires forming a design inlaid into "cloisons") ginbari foil; impasto; limoges; and others.
Six styles are offered, including Fresco, Impasto, Sfuamto, Intaglio, Collage and Camaieu.
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