A World of Art
...Annunciation”. Tempera- This type of painting originated all over the world from Russia, Greece, Italy and Islam, and is most frequently used by Muslims (Sayre, 2007). Egg tempera, as it is also known by, consists of dry pigment, egg yolk and water (Sayre, 2007). The combination of ingredients creates an outstanding product which ages very well considering other painting techniques. “The Crucifixion” is an example of egg tempera painting. Oil Painting- Unlike with the consistency of the tempera paintings, oil paintings have a more undetermined history based on the fact... A World of Art The characteristics of drawing, printmaking and painting vary from each other and yet are connected through...