A painting in the encaustic technique. Calau's method used pigment in a soft wax medium.

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

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  • European: 1400-1800
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  • Benjamin Calau, Sophie Dorothea Gleim, ca. 1770. A painting in the encaustic technique. Calau's method used pigment in a soft wax medium.