brushwork brushwork  /b ˈrəʃ ˌwɜrk/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an artist's distinctive technique of applying paint with a brush

Usage(s):

  1. But to white readers who object to their violent brushwork they might truthfully reply: Negro life is violent.
  2. The vibrant lacquer brushwork of the piece exquisitely captures the bustle of market day in a Vietnamese village.
  3. That choice was rarely to the proprietor's Tory tastes; Low's brushwork punctured the Conservative Party, the Beaver's dreams of British Empire, and the Beaver himself.

News

  • What To Do In Norwalk This Week

    NORWALK, Conn. — Here are a few highlights of things to do in Norwalk and Rowayton this week. Check out our Events calendar for more items. Monday, Sept. 2 "Brushwork: Acrylic, Oil And Watercolor" Exhibit : Noon to 5 p.m. An exhibition cum ...
    on September 2, 2013     Source: The Daily Norwalk

Quotes

  • "Usually when you're looking at medieval paintings, you look at the technique, the brushwork," explains Julian Opie, the court painter of 1990s Britpop, whose iconic images of the members of Blur hang in the National Portrait Gallery. "But I...
    on Nov 18, 2006 By: Julian Opie Source: Times Online

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