red ochre


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red ochre

n
(Elements & Compounds) any of various natural red earths containing ferric oxide: used as pigments
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His stomach is generally full, and his skin is covered with linen and cloth, instead of red ochre and oil.
Nothing seems more startling than the way they placed hands against the cold rock and blew red ochre out of their mouths to leave fiery images.
Her body was buried on a bed of antler points and red ochre, and she lay undisturbed for 11,500 years.
The prehistoric artist used red ochre shade to paint inside the camel's shape but used charcoal to partially outline the finished piece in the Kapova cave wall.
1870s, the fringe with geometric designs and single cross, red ochre pigment overall, Ig.
The color of the external facades will vary depending on the height of the storey--from red ochre to white clouds--that will aim to increase the brightness of the structure.
The colour of the external facades will vary depending on the height of the storey--from red ochre to white clouds--that will aim to increase the brightness of the structure.
Most of these well-preserved engravings represent rhinoceros; the site also includes six paint elephant, ostrich and giraffe, as well as drawings of human and animal footprintsd rock shelters with motifs of human figures in red ochre.
There is a distinction between source and output for red ochre, but not for white ochre.
This simple design and its red ochre colour are inspired by the pigment of the faades of the buildings of Nice, such as those of the Place Massena or the Matisse museum, an elegant 17th century villa and one of the citys most emblematic buildings.
Face Paint: The Story Of Makeup chronicles cosmetics throughout the ages, from the earliest uses of red ochre in prehistoric times, through to the latest high-tech innovations.
They use wood ash as a form of bathing and keeping their bodies clean and they rub their skins with red ochre to keep it fresh, protect it from the sun and prevent bad odours.