Cross section of the silk taffeta, showing the layers of painting. 1. Warp 2. Weft 3. Underdrawing 4. Lead white 5. Pigment layer 6. Silver outline

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 the silk taffeta, showing the layers of painting. Cross section of the silk taffeta, showing the layers of painting. 1. Warp 2. Weft 3. Underdrawing 4. Lead white 5. Pigment layer 6. Silver outline