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Unformatted text preview: and each adjacent pair of the arches that support it Squinches-a structure, such as a section of vaulting or corbeling, set diagonally across the interior angle between two walls to provide a transition from a square to a polygonal or more nearly circular base on which to construct a dome Encaustic- a paint consisting of pigment mixed with beeswax and fixed with heat after its application Tempera- a painting medium in which pigment is mixed with water-soluble glutinous materials such as size or egg yolk Iconography-the images and symbolic representations that are traditionally associated with a person or a subject Iconoclasm- the beliefs, practices, or doctrine of an iconoclast...
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This note was uploaded on 07/15/2008 for the course ART 1440 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '08 term at LSU.
- Spring '08