us black art
usblackart images
Create Account
username
password
login go
Forgot Password

Search
Popular Links
Artist Collection
Fine art Prints
Bestselling Prints
Clearence Prints
box box
about_us my account view cart track order my gallery contact
box box
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.  
 
 
Glossary of Art Terms
 
Welcome to USBlackart.Com Glossary of common Art Terms. Here we hope to give you a brief definition of various art terms which might be unfamiliar to you. If you have any questions, comments, or ideas please e-mail us.
 
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z
 
 
 
Yellowing:- This effect on oil paintings is usually caused by one of three reasons: excessive use of linseed oil medium; applying any of the varnishes that are prone to yellow with age; or most often - an accumulation of dirt embedded into the varnish. Is also a discoloration that can occur over time in oil paintings due to excessive use of linseed oil medium; applying any of the varnishes that are prone to yellow with age; or most often – an accumulation of dirt embedded into the varnish Return to top