Difference between revisions of "Madder brown"

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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
A permanent brown alizarin lake made from charred [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=madder madder] or [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=alizarin, natural alizarin].  The transparent pigment was formerly made from madder but now made with [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=alizarin, synthetic synthetic alizarin] (Mayer 1969).
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A permanent brown alizarin lake made from charred [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=madder madder] or [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=alizarin%2C%20natural alizarin].  The transparent pigment was formerly made from madder but now made with [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=alizarin%2C%20synthetic synthetic alizarin] (Mayer 1969).
  
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
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== Authority ==
 
== Authority ==
  
* R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, ''Painting Materials, A Short Encyclopaedia'', Dover Publications, New York, 1966  Comment: p. 100
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* R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, ''Painting Materials, A Short Encyclopaedia'', Dover Publications, New York, 1966  Comment: p. 100
  
* Ralph Mayer, Ralph Mayer, ''A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques'', Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)
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* Ralph Mayer, ''A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques'', Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)
  
  
  
 
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Revision as of 06:31, 24 July 2013

Brown Madder

Description

A permanent brown alizarin lake made from charred madder or alizarin. The transparent pigment was formerly made from madder but now made with synthetic alizarin (Mayer 1969).

Synonyms and Related Terms

brown madder; rubens madder; Reubens madder

Additional Information

R. Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row, New York, 1969.

Authority

  • R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, Painting Materials, A Short Encyclopaedia, Dover Publications, New York, 1966 Comment: p. 100
  • Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)

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