Linseed oil, bodied
A linseed oil that has been processed to increase its viscosity. For example, a heat-bodied linseed oil has been partially polymerized with heat. Examples of bodied linseed oil are litho varnish, stand oil, sun-refined oil, and linseed oil, blown.
Synonyms and Related Terms
aceite de lino espesado (Esp.); aceite de linaza espesado (Esp.)
Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)
- Richard S. Lewis, Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 10th ed., 1993