Difference between revisions of "Craquelure"

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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
 
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French term for a network of fine cracks on the surface of a painting or ceramic. The direction, regularity, size, and shape of the islands between the cracks have been studied and related to painting styles and materials used during different time periods (Bucklow, 1997).
 
French term for a network of fine cracks on the surface of a painting or ceramic. The direction, regularity, size, and shape of the islands between the cracks have been studied and related to painting styles and materials used during different time periods (Bucklow, 1997).
  
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crackle; reticulation
 
crackle; reticulation
  
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==Resources and Citations==
== Additional Information ==
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* S.Bucklow, "The description of craquelure patterns", ''Studies in Conservation'', 42: 129-140, 1997.
 
 
º S.Bucklow, "The description of craquelure patterns", ''Studies in Conservation'', 42: 129-140, 1997.
 
 
 
== 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)
 
* Ralph Mayer, ''A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques'', Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)

Latest revision as of 14:27, 6 July 2022

Stoneware vase
MFA# RES.28.60

Description

Covered urn
MFA# 2002.774a-b

French term for a network of fine cracks on the surface of a painting or ceramic. The direction, regularity, size, and shape of the islands between the cracks have been studied and related to painting styles and materials used during different time periods (Bucklow, 1997).

Synonyms and Related Terms

crackle; reticulation

Resources and Citations

  • S.Bucklow, "The description of craquelure patterns", Studies in Conservation, 42: 129-140, 1997.
  • Ralph Mayer, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, Harper and Row Publishers, New York, 1969 (also 1945 printing)

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