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1

intaglio comes from the italian word "intagliare" which means to

cut into

2

true or false
as it is with the relief, intaglio and the litographic processes, the painted image on the plate is reversed in the screenprinting process

false

3

in painting media, the pigment provides

color

4

true or false
honore daumier, one of the great litographic artists, made his living drawing satirical and documentary etchings for spanish newspapers

false - french newspapers

5

true or false
acrylic paint is pigment suspended in an acrylic polymer binder

true

6

true or false
the natural pigments used in cave paintings at pont d'arc, france have lasted more than 30,000 years

true

7

true or false
pastels, similar to chalk, require a long drying time

false

8

the term size or sizing used in connection with painting refers to

a sealant to lessen the absorbitive qualities and smooth the painting surface

9

many impressionist and post-impressionist painters were strongly influenced by prints from this region

japan

10

true or false
gouache is a graphite crayon frequently used by artists such as georges seurato to make preparatory drawings for larger paintings

false

11

the earliest fresco paintings of a site in today's southwestern turkey date from about

the year 1800 bce

12

pastel, charcoal, pencil, and _____ ______ are all dry drawing media

conte crayon

13

traditional tempera painting uses ___ ____ as a binder

egg yolk

14

______ or __________ are used to make an etching

copper or zinc plates

15

true or false
pablo picasso is an example of someone who did not have exceptional drawing ability as a child but was able to develop his skills through diligent effort

false

16

true or false
watercolor paint is made by mixing pigments with a vehicle (water) and a binder (gum arabic)

true

17

at various stages in the paintmaking process, aratists make what are called ___________ ______ to check on the developing image

progressive proofs

18

true or false
the invention of lithography had major impact on society because prints could be produced quickly and easily. then before the development of modern printing presses, it provided the illustrations for newspapers, posters, and handbills

true

19

one of the advantages of oil painting is

the slow drying of the paint allows for reworking

20

true or false
comic artist windsor mccay was greatly influenced by and borrowed heavily from gilbert hernandez's "fear of comics" style when creating his imaginative "little nemo in slumberland"

false

21

paint consists of 3 components:

pigment, binder, and vehicle

22

true or false
diego rivera was a known muralist

true

23

true or false
usually watercolor paint is applied so its opaque with translucent accents added for detail

false

24

true or false
van gogh liked complex drawing techniques and thought the simple drawing style of the japanese was dul

false

25

true or false
oil paint can be applied thickly or thinly; wet on wet or wet on dry

true