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WORD / PHRASE

to practice an art

abstract art

classical art

modern art

primitive art

graphic art ,

plastic arts

art school

. (
Art Nouveau
XIX - XX .)

antique art

folk art

decorative art

applied art

art of building

art castings

Graphic (black-and-

white) art

art is long, life is short ,


.

(
Fine Arts . . - the S. Erzya Museum of Fine
Arts)

(the) Academy of Arts

pictorial art

WORD / PHRASE

Stone Age art

Classical Greek

Byzantine

Flemish

Gothic

the Renaissance period

the Baroque age

the Romantic era

the Neo-Classicists

the Itinerants

Impressionism

The Symbolists

Expressionism

Cubism

Pop art -

WORD / PHRASE

acrylic painting

bark painting

battle piece

caricature

ceremonial portrait

collage

drawing

easel painting

engraving ,

family group

full-length portrait

genre bas ,

genre painting

historical painting

landscape

marine / seascape

miniature

mosaics

mural ,

oil painting

pastel picture

self-portrait
sketch ,

still life

tapestry

wall / mural painting

water-colour

master ,

c , XVII-XVIII .;
old masters

moderns c

painter ,

artist ( )

landscape painter

portrait painter (portraitist)

painter of sea-scapes

still life painter ,

pastel(l)ist (pastel painter) ,

black-and-white artist (a

painter in black-and-white)

colourist -

dauber

draughtsman (draftsman)

; , ;
art dealer

colour-man
art-lover

art-worker

avant-garde

be in advance of one's time

be taught painter

become famous overnight

break with the tradition

canvas ,

capture the sitter's vitality,


,
transient expression

conform to the taste of the



period

depict a person, a scene of


, ,
common life, the mood of...

develop one's own style of



painting

die forgotten and penniless

do a painting

expose the dark sides of life

fashionable artist

mature artist

nude model

paint from nature, memory /

paint mythological,
,
historical subjects
painting 1) , 2)

picture 1) , 2)

portrait/landscape painter /

portray people, emotions


,
with moving
/
sincerity/restraint

render, interpret the



personality of...

reveal the person's nature

self-taught artist -

specialize in portraiture, ,
still life

WORD / PHRASE

his painterly

talents

complete
command of
colour

the brush

brushwork ;

creative work

finished technique
to group ,

handling

(); ,
verve

exquisite work

paint shop

studio

art exhibit

exhibit ; ,

art exhibition

art gallery

a picture gallery

a picture show

show

one-man exhibition

private exhibition

at the exhibition

exhibition halls

(rooms)

,
loan exhibition
( )

display ; ,

(
varnishing-day
, );

opening day
pictures hung on , ,
the line ;

WORD / PHRASE

brush

canvas

chalk

charcoal

colour box / palette

crayon ,

drapery

easel

enamel ,

encaustic

frame

fresco ,

gouache

ink

India ink

Indian ink

lacquer ,

liquid 1) 2)

oil paint
paintbox

panel ,

pigment

tempera

to charcoal

vehicle

watercolour

sketch-book ,

drawing-block

; The easel is a frame which supports the painting during


easel its progress. - - ,

to adjust (set) an
,
easel

easel-picture ( )

He continued
working on his ,
easel-pieces.

, , ( : ,
Canvas
..)

to stretch canvas

frame ;

stretcher ,

paint brush ( )

paint oil
paint-box

a box of paints

colour-box

a set of (oil) paints ()

palette knife

colour pan ( )

lacquer

solvent ;

Paint. Painting. Sketch.

WORD / PHRASE

Paint 1. 1) ) ) ; 2) ) ;

to dilute paint

to mix paints

to scrape paint

to spread paint

evenly

to spray paint

paint chips

paint peels ,

Paint ) (pl.)

a box of paints

Paint 2. )

to paint a portrait in
oil(s)

paint from nature / ; Syn: depict, portray, delineate

Paint )

Paint ) (, , ..)

to paint a wall

; The trees in the background were painted in


paint in later by a different artist.

Paint Syn: colour

Sketch 1. ,

to draw, make a

sketch

a composite sketch

a rough sketch ; Syn: drawing, draft, outline

1) , ; I always sketch with pen and


Sketch 2.
paper.

Sketch 2)

preliminary sketch

outline/study ; /

to draw up an
outline, to make an ,
outline

bare, broad,
general, rough ; Syn: sketch, draft
outline

Painting 1)
Painting )

( ,
finger painting
)

Flemish painting

hard-edge painting . " "

. (
wall painting
)

water-color

painting

1) ; 2) ,
oil painting

Painting ) () ; ,

to authenticate a

painting

to do a painting

to restore a painting

a painting depicts,
,
portrays, shows

Painting ) ;

; Two hobbies she really enjoyed, painting and


to be taught
gardening. , -
painting
: . Syn: coloring

Painting 2) ,

painting and

decorating

mural painting

dip painting
Battle painting

Genre painting

Anecdotal painting

Historical painting

Landscape painting

Monumental

painting

Mural painting

plain-air painting

plain-air technique

in the open air ( )

plain air (.
( )
plein air)

portraiture ; .

water-color

painting

Colour. Depict. .

WORD /

PHRASE

Colour 1. n; color 1) ( ), , ,

out of colour ,

(Antonym) ; . "", ,
without colour ,

2) , , ; This one is painted in dark


Colour
colours.
colouring 1) , ; 2) , ,

v.; color ; ,
Colour 2.
;

, . The artist depicted him strolling


Depict through a garden. . Syn:
picture, portray, paint

Portray ; (-.)

Portrayal ,

1) , , . The exact position is delineated on


Delineate
the plan.

2) ( ) (,
); ; . Our laws and the whole
Delineate constitution of our state having been thusdelineated. ,

Deliniation

Draw. Colour and Paint.

WORD / PHRASE

, , ; The assignment is
Draw to draw a horse in motion. -

to draw in pen and ink

1) ; ; 2) , ,
Drawing
( , ); 3)

to do, make a drawing

a freehand drawing

a line drawing ;
, , ; , ;
Design
, .

trace out (, )

; ; ;
dash

; ,
dot
( , . )

(, ). He blocked the picture in


to block in
roughly.

painter's paint/decorative

paint

water paint

flat paint/dull paint

1) . . , 2)
water-colour
()

oil-colours/ oil(s)

gouache

, , ;
crayon
,

hue , , ,

colour tone

, , , (
tint
)

half-tint

primary colours/ simple


colours/ fundamental
colours
cold and warm tones

semi-tones

low-toned pictutres ,

subdued tones

broken tones

flesh colour

pastel

light and shade

pastel

pastel shades ,

to paint in pastel

pastel blue -, -

play of light

line and colour

colour scheme ()

; ;
palette

coloration ( )

colour scale/ scale .

colour match ;

relations of tone and



colour

colour rendition . ,

effect ( pl)
division of colours ( )

the play of colours ()

riot of colours ,

intensity , ()

saturation

colourful ,

colourless ,

colourlessness

WORD / PHRASE

art gallery

exhibit

exhibition

art exhibition

one-man exhibition

permanent exhibition

special exhibition

travelling exhibition

exhibition about ,

exhibition hall

exposition

to display
to go to an exhibition

to put on exhibition / stage an



exhibition

accentuate something

arrange symmetrically,
(), ,
asymmetrically, in a pyramid, in

a vertical format

be scarcely discernible

blend with the landscape ,

define the nearer figures more



sharply

emphasize contours purposely

in the background

at the bottom

in the foreground

in the left (right)-hand corner ()

at the top

indicate the sitter's profession

perspective

place the figures against the



landscape background

WORD / PHRASE

Picture ;
a picture by Rubens

, ; ,
to draw, paint a picture

a piece of art

art work 1. ; 2.

a work of art

piece

battle piece

. (
conversation piece (. ) -.
)

( ,
life-size
)

half-life size

masterpiece

to create a masterpiece

enduring masterpiece

scene , ,

scenery ( .. )

; ( ,
landscape
)

city-scape/townscape

marina / sea piece/ water , , ,


piece/sea-scape

still life
flower piece

fruit-piece

portrait

self-portrait

half-lengh portrait

full-lengh portrait

shoulder-lengh portrait

knee-lengh portrait

group portrait

equestrian portrait

( ,
miniature
)

caricature

reproduction ,

art reproduction

art print ,

prior art

; ;
panel

fresco ,

line art

black-and-white

art collection

daub , ;
highlights

in the foreground

in the background

in the middle ground

against a background

WORD / PHRASE

chaotic

cheap

colourless daub of paint

crude

depressing ,

disappointing

distinguished by a marvellous
sense of colour and composition

exquisite piece of painting

fake ; ,

forgery , , ,

gaudy ,

lyrical

masterpiece

moving

obscure ,
original

poetic

romantic

unintelligible

unsurpassed masterpiece

vulgar

bstract

abundance ,

accuracy

affirmation

air

animation

apotheosis

arrangement

at one stroke

austere ,

brilliance

brushstroke

candid glimpses

colourful

colouring

combination of colours

complete command of colours


conception

cone

craftsmanship

crystal-clear , ,

cuboid

decorative

decorativeness

delicate colours

delineation ,

density ,

design

diffused light

drama , ,

effect , ,

emphasis ,

expressiveness

exquisite

facial expression

finished technique

fluid, fluent

gamut

geometrical abstraction

harmony of colours
highlights

homogeneous form

hyperbole ,

immediacy

individual traits

infinite

intensity

intricate ,

life-asserting art

light and shade

line

luminous ,

message

original 1) 2)

out of value

personification

primary colours (red, blue,



yellow)

projection ,

pure, vivid, brilliant, intense , ,

soft, delicate colours ,

range of colours

reproduction
riot of colours

saturation

secondary colour

semi-tones

silhouette

simplicity

skill ,

sphere

spirituality

splashes of colour

subdued colours

subject

subject matter

texture

to acquire

to affect

to anticipate

to appeal , ,

to attain

to be silhouetted against

to catch, capture, seize ,

to command attention

to convey
to depict

to evoke

to execute

to fade

to frame

to glorify

to grip

to penetrate ,

to portray

to produce impression

to radiate

to render, represent

to restore

to treat

tone

treatment

subtle / gaudy colouring /

to combine form and colour into



harmonious unity

brilliant / low keyed colour


, ,
scheme where....predominates

muted in colour

delicacy of tones may be lost in a


reproduction

WORD /

PHRASE

second-rate ,

overrated ,

revolting

unremarkable , ,

pathetic , ,

crude , , ,

sketchy (, )

poor , ,

astonishing ,

remarkable , ,

superb , , ,

brilliant ,

great ,

outstanding

WORD / PHRASE

brushstroke

stroke , ,

, ; ,
dab

to dab off

smear

a smear of paint will put it


,
right

, , ; ,
touch

finishing touches ,

to touch up ,

line , ,

patch

blob, speck of paint ,

coat of paint

to apply a second coat of



paint

splash of paint

to break the paint

paint spattered

artisic

painterly ,

impression

to produce an impression

(on)

pictorial ,

picturesque ,

picturesqueness
subject (genre, historical, , (, ,
marine, pastoral etc.) , . .); ,

life

, ,
true to life

(. ), attr
nude
(. )

pose ;

to pose naked

to pose sitting (standing) ()

out of the way , ,

the picture is nothing out



of the way

to pose for a painter

to sit

to stand for, to stand for


ones portrait, to stand to
(for) an artist

sitting

sitter , ;

profile , , ;

model , , , ; ,

to execute ,

execution

experience ,
to express

expression ,

to render , ,

rendering ,

represent

representation

to convey , ( . .)

,
to heighten ; , ();
()

to retouch ( )

to scrape (out)

paint in true colours

to paint from life

to draw from nature

to load

to prime

to varnish ,

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