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Panel painting (image-making)

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Use to distinguish the activity of painting portable paintings on wood from the painting of other types, such as mural paintings and manuscript illuminations, especially with reference to the Medieval and Early Renaissance periods.

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painting (image-making)

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painting, panel


11yrs ago

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