Art History Words and Terms Beginning With E
From the French word meaning "sketch" or "outline," ébauche is the initial underpainting of an oil painting.
Elements of Art
The elements of art are those components that one combines with principles of design to construct art.
Emphasis is a principle of art that occurs any time an element of a piece is given dominance by the artist.
An ancient technique in which the artist heats beeswax to the liquid stage, then mixes in pigmentation. The resulting medium is applied to a surface (typically wood).