Jul 5, 2012

Heard the Word! Repoussoir




Repoussoir
From the French verb meaning to push back. A means of achieving perspective or spacial contrasts by the use of illusionistic devices such as the placement of a large figure or object in the immediate foreground of a painting to increase the illusion of depth in the rest of the picture

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New Free Pattern Blog
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