wall painting

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Noun1.wall painting - a painting that is applied to a wall surfacewall painting - a painting that is applied to a wall surface
fresco - a mural done with watercolors on wet plaster
painting, picture - 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"
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Wall paintings, also referred to as murals, were primarily done to decorate mud hut walls and to some people, it is still done primarily for that purpose.
BAHAWALPUR -- The students of Media Studies Department, Islamia University made wall paintings of historical places, culture and flora and fauna of Bahawalpur and also made their pictorial album.
Conservation work on the wall paintings in the tomb [c] J.
The website British Listed Buildings states that Althrey Hall has been listed Grade II for "surviving evidence of an early 16th century timber-framed large house and for the exceptionally important and well-preserved wall paintings".
The treasures, including fragments of church wall paintings, icons, a manuscript of an Armenian gospel and 40 prehistoric antiquities, were found in 1997 in the possession of Turkish dealer in illicit antiquities Aydin Dikmen in apartments he maintained in Munich.
Unique wall paintings and ancient texts were found during the first field season work of Karakalpakstan and Sydney archaeologists.
Publication of the recent finds of wall paintings from Qatna has been greatly anticipated.
All Saints' Church dates from the early 13th century, and still retains part of up to seven examples of medieval and post-medieval wall paintings, the most significant of these being on the chancel arch wall, the earliest of which dates from the 13th century.
The German art historian Hermann Goetz labels the wall-paintings at Bairat as "early Rajput wall paintings".
AN HISTORIC South Wales church where medieval wall paintings of the deadly sins were uncovered has been given a pounds 514,900 Christmas present by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
7 -- The Sri Lanka High Commission in New Delhi, in collaboration with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and the National Crafts Council of Sri Lanka, organized an exhibition of a modest collection of replicas of ancient rock and wall paintings of Sri Lanka.