Difference between revisions of "Cat hair"

From CAMEO
Jump to navigation Jump to search
(username removed)
 
 
(4 intermediate revisions by 4 users not shown)
Line 2: Line 2:
 
== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
The soft, springy hair from domesticated [http://cameo.mfa.org/materials/fullrecord.asp?name=cat cat] (''Felis catus''). Some types of cat hair (short white or tips of long, white) have been used in artist brushes. In Asia, cat hair brushes are used for detail work (Pinney 1999).
+
The soft, springy hair from domesticated [[cat]] (''Felis catus''). Some types of cat hair (short white or tips of long, white) have been used in artist brushes. In Asia, cat hair brushes are used for detail work (Pinney 1999).
 
+
* For cat hair identification, see http://cameo.mfa.org/wiki/Category:FRIL:_Cat
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
 
== Synonyms and Related Terms ==
  
Line 9: Line 9:
  
 
[[File:cathair1large.jpg|thumb|Cat hair]]
 
[[File:cathair1large.jpg|thumb|Cat hair]]
== Additional Information ==
+
[[File:cathairlarge.jpg|thumb|Cat hair]]
 
 
Zora Sweet Pinney, 'A Handle on the Terms used for Artists' Brushes: The Indispensable Tools' unpublished glossary, 1999.
 
 
 
== Additional Images ==
 
 
 
<gallery>
 
File:cathairlarge.jpg|Cat hair
 
</gallery>
 
 
 
  
== Authority ==
+
==Resources and Citations==
  
* Zora Sweet Pinney, Zora Sweet Pinney, 'A Handle on the Terms used for Artists' Brushes', unpublished glossary, 1999
+
* Zora Sweet Pinney, 'A Handle on the Terms used for Artists' Brushes', unpublished glossary, 1999
  
* ''Encyclopedia Britannica'', http://www.britannica.com  Comment: "cat, domestic" Encyclopdia Britannica.  [Accessed October 16, 2003].
+
* ''Encyclopedia Britannica'', http://www.britannica.com  Comment: "cat, domestic" [Accessed October 16, 2003].
  
* Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, at http://www.wikipedia.com  Comment: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cat (Accessed Oct. 18, 2005)
+
* Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cat (Accessed Oct. 18, 2005)
  
  
  
 
[[Category:Materials database]]
 
[[Category:Materials database]]

Latest revision as of 08:31, 24 May 2022

Burmese chocolate cat

Description

The soft, springy hair from domesticated Cat (Felis catus). Some types of cat hair (short white or tips of long, white) have been used in artist brushes. In Asia, cat hair brushes are used for detail work (Pinney 1999).

Synonyms and Related Terms

Felis catus; domestic cat; house cat

Cat hair
Cat hair

Resources and Citations

  • Zora Sweet Pinney, 'A Handle on the Terms used for Artists' Brushes', unpublished glossary, 1999

Retrieved from "https://cameo.mfa.org/index.php?title=Cat_hair&oldid=86208"