As found in Francis Hayman's Finding of the Infant Moses. 1. Warp 2. Weft 3. First ground layer 4. Second (fat) ground layer 5. Toning layer 6. Paint layer

From The creation of color in eighteenth-century Europe by Sarah Lowengard

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  • European: 1400-1800
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  • Cross-section of canvas prepared for painting. As found in Francis Hayman's Finding of the Infant Moses. 1. Warp 2. Weft 3. First ground layer 4. Second (fat) ground layer 5. Toning layer 6. Paint layer