Hide paint

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Description

A water-soluble paint that has hide gluefor a medium. Hide paint was used in medieval manuscripts and for decorative work on the interior of houses.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • R. J. Gettens, G.L. Stout, Painting Materials, A Short Encyclopaedia, Dover Publications, New York, 1966
  • Dictionary of Building Preservation, Ward Bucher, ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York City, 1996