Showing proper manner of holding the brush for the up stroke in perpendicular work.

Painting

Showing proper manner of holding the brush for the up stroke in perpendicular work.

"A printing frame that is well adapted to sheets not over 17 in. x 21 in. The frame is placed face downwards and the back A is removed by unhooking the brass spring clips B, B, and lifting it out. The tracing is laid on the glass C, with the inked side touching the glass. A sheet of the prepared paper, perfectly dry, is laid on the tracing with the yellow side downwards." — Hallock, 1905

Painting Frame

"A printing frame that is well adapted to sheets not over 17 in. x 21 in. The frame is placed face downwards…

"A printing frame that is well adapted to sheets not over 17 in. x 21 in. The frame is placed face downwards and the back A is removed by unhooking the brass spring clips B, B, and lifting it out. The tracing is laid on the glass C, with the inked side touching the glass. A sheet of the prepared paper, perfectly dry, is laid on the tracing with the yellow side downwards." — Hallock, 1905

Painting Frame

"A printing frame that is well adapted to sheets not over 17 in. x 21 in. The frame is placed face downwards…

"A patented frame that can be shoved out of the window and adjusted to any angle; it is made in different sized from 16 in. x 24 in. to 48 in. x 72 in. When not in use, it can be folded up against the wall and occupies but little space." — Hallock, 1905

Painting Frame

"A patented frame that can be shoved out of the window and adjusted to any angle; it is made in different…

The evolute spiral painting is a wavelike pattern that mimics the waves of the sea. Designed during the Italian Renaissance, it was found in a palace in Italy.

Evolute Spiral Painting

The evolute spiral painting is a wavelike pattern that mimics the waves of the sea. Designed during…

A thin, oval-shaped board or tablet, with a thumb-hole at one end for holding it, on which a painter lays and mixes his pigments.

Palette

A thin, oval-shaped board or tablet, with a thumb-hole at one end for holding it, on which a painter…

Used to trim edges when painting.

Paperhanger's Knife

Used to trim edges when painting.

The Modern French pattern is a church painting.

Modern French Pattern

The Modern French pattern is a church painting.

This painted gold pattern is 15th century design found on the floor of the St. Lorenzo church in Rottweil, Germany.

Painted Gold Pattern

This painted gold pattern is 15th century design found on the floor of the St. Lorenzo church in Rottweil,…

The painting pattern is a 15th century design found on an old cabinet in Brandenburg, Germany.

Painting Pattern

The painting pattern is a 15th century design found on an old cabinet in Brandenburg, Germany.

The painting pattern is a 15th century design found on an old cabinet in Brandenburg, Germany.

Painting Pattern

The painting pattern is a 15th century design found on an old cabinet in Brandenburg, Germany.

The painting pattern is an Italian Renaissance design, found in the Santa Croce church in Florence, Italy.

Painting Pattern

The painting pattern is an Italian Renaissance design, found in the Santa Croce church in Florence,…

The painting pattern is a 13th century design found in the consistory (governing body) church in Assisi, Italy.

Painting Pattern

The painting pattern is a 13th century design found in the consistory (governing body) church in Assisi,…

The painting pattern is a 13th century design found in the consistory (governing body) church in Assisi, Italy.

Painting Pattern

The painting pattern is a 13th century design found in the consistory (governing body) church in Assisi,…

"The Pedlar. By Holbein. From the Dance of Death." —D'Anvers, 1895

The Pedlar

"The Pedlar. By Holbein. From the Dance of Death." —D'Anvers, 1895

"Perspective- Place roofs and tree tops above the horizon line, and the tree trunks and main part of the houses, below." -Foster, 1921

Landscape Perspective

"Perspective- Place roofs and tree tops above the horizon line, and the tree trunks and main part of…

An example of Native American picture writing. One interpretation: "The chiefs Black Wolf, Raven, Fast Bear, and Standing Bear hold a war council round the fire where grass was high. They dig up the hatchet, have plenty of arrows, and start on foot to a Cheyenne village (cut arm, Cheyenne sign) on Beaver Creek, where they expect to have a fight, and stampede the herd of fat ponies." —Scott, 1884

Picture Writing

An example of Native American picture writing. One interpretation: "The chiefs Black Wolf, Raven, Fast…

This is a picture painting of liquor drink.

Stamped Metal Frame Picture

This is a picture painting of liquor drink.

"Part of the Cartoon of Pisa. By Michelangelo." —D'Anvers, 1895

Cartoon of Pisa

"Part of the Cartoon of Pisa. By Michelangelo." —D'Anvers, 1895

"Observe: That when drawn above the level of the eye, the bottom faces can be seen. (Boxes H, C and I.) That when drawn below the level of the eye, the top faces can be seen. (Boxes F, B and G.) That when drawn at the left of the eye, the right faces can be seen (Boxes H, D and F)> That when drawn at the right of the eye, the left faces can be seen. (Boxes I, E and G.)" -Foster, 1921

Positioning

"Observe: That when drawn above the level of the eye, the bottom faces can be seen. (Boxes H, C and…

"The Post in the Desert. From the painting by Horace Vernet." -Rees, 1894

The Post in the Desert

"The Post in the Desert. From the painting by Horace Vernet." -Rees, 1894

A fairly flexible, flat steel blade 1 1/4 inches wide. Used for glazing- that is, placing putty on to window sash to hold the glass in place. Also a general utility tool used for cleaning and scraping off paint, dirt, etc. on all work.

Putty Knife

A fairly flexible, flat steel blade 1 1/4 inches wide. Used for glazing- that is, placing putty on to…

This ribbon comes from a painting by Zeitblom.

Ribbon

This ribbon comes from a painting by Zeitblom.

"Roman Bath, from a Painting on the Walls of the Thermae of Titus at Rome." — Chambers' Encyclopedia, 1875

Roman Bath

"Roman Bath, from a Painting on the Walls of the Thermae of Titus at Rome." — Chambers' Encyclopedia,…

A scene from a Roman wall painting.

Roman School Scene

A scene from a Roman wall painting.

"Besides the walls and ceilings of the interior, the façades were frequently decorated with sculptured figures, and the flat spaces between the windows and mouldings underwent ornamentation. This took place either by a manner of painting called sgraffito, in which the undercoating was black, with a thin surface-coating of white laid over it, and then the design or shading was engraved or scraped away down to the black grounding; or similar designs were executed in base-relief, whilst [this image] represents part of a façade painted in sgraffito."

Façade painted in Sgraffito at Rome

"Besides the walls and ceilings of the interior, the façades were frequently decorated with sculptured…

Rustic Children, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

Rustic Children

Rustic Children, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough.

"A Sacrifice. (From a vase-painting by Polygnotus.)"

Sacrifice

"A Sacrifice. (From a vase-painting by Polygnotus.)"

Salisbury Cathedral (From the Meadows), a painting by John Constable exhibited in 1831.

Salisbury Cathedral (From the Meadows)

Salisbury Cathedral (From the Meadows), a painting by John Constable exhibited in 1831.

"Greek school - from a vase painting." — The Delphian Society, 1913

Greek school

"Greek school - from a vase painting." — The Delphian Society, 1913

A wide putty knife. Comes 2 1/2 to 4 inches wide and is used for scraping off paint from old surfaces when the paint has cracked and scaled or blistered.

Scraping Knife

A wide putty knife. Comes 2 1/2 to 4 inches wide and is used for scraping off paint from old surfaces…

The cheval screen is used as a fireplace screen. This screen can be converted into a music stand or table. It has a painting in the center that represents peace and plenty.

Cheval Screen

The cheval screen is used as a fireplace screen. This screen can be converted into a music stand or…

This is used to force down joined edges of strips of wallpaper.

Seam Roller

This is used to force down joined edges of strips of wallpaper.

Type 1, aluminum, offers a comfortable safe experience and is the best choice for general purpose use. The most common types used for house painting is the extension and the step. You will probably need more than one size of each type.

Painters Shutter Trestle

Type 1, aluminum, offers a comfortable safe experience and is the best choice for general purpose use.…

This brush is used when putting strips of wallpaper on the wall and wanting it to stick and be smooth.

Smoothing Brush

This brush is used when putting strips of wallpaper on the wall and wanting it to stick and be smooth.

"Painting of still life. On a wall of a house at Pompeii." —D'Anvers, 1895

Still Life Painting from Pompeii

"Painting of still life. On a wall of a house at Pompeii." —D'Anvers, 1895

The evolute spiral stove tile is a painting during the German Renaissance. It is a wavelike pattern that mimics the waves of the sea. The interstices (small opening) between the lines is decorated with leaves and flower buds.

Evolute Spiral Stove Tile

The evolute spiral stove tile is a painting during the German Renaissance. It is a wavelike pattern…

The Last Supper, painted by Leonardo da Vinci.

The Last Supper

The Last Supper, painted by Leonardo da Vinci.

The door-head symbol is made out of carved wood. A French design, It symbolizes painting during the 18th century.

Door-Head Symbol

The door-head symbol is made out of carved wood. A French design, It symbolizes painting during the…

The painting symbol is a modern design that symbolizes architecture. It was designed by sculptor Hauptmann Dresden.

Sculpture Painting

The painting symbol is a modern design that symbolizes architecture. It was designed by sculptor Hauptmann…

This sash tool brush has a chiseled edge. It is used for painting small items, cutting in on corners, and for hard-to-get-at spaces.

Sash Tool

This sash tool brush has a chiseled edge. It is used for painting small items, cutting in on corners,…

This sash tool brush has a chiseled edge. It is used for painting small items, cutting in on corners, and for hard-to-get-at spaces.

Sash Tool

This sash tool brush has a chiseled edge. It is used for painting small items, cutting in on corners,…

"The Trumpeter's Horse. From the painting by Horace Vernet, in the Hertford Collection, London." -Rees, 1894

The Trumpeter's Horse

"The Trumpeter's Horse. From the painting by Horace Vernet, in the Hertford Collection, London." -Rees,…

The piece is a portrait of the artist, Joseph Turner from a sketch by John Gilbert.

Joseph Mallord William Turner

The piece is a portrait of the artist, Joseph Turner from a sketch by John Gilbert.

The Valley Farm. (Willy Lott's House.), a painting by John Constable.

The Valley Farm. (Willy Lott's House.)

The Valley Farm. (Willy Lott's House.), a painting by John Constable.

This portrait of the artist, Tiziano Vecelli was etched by Agostino Carracci. The most famous quote by this artist is, "The whole world without Art would be one great wilderness."

Tiziano Vecelli

This portrait of the artist, Tiziano Vecelli was etched by Agostino Carracci. The most famous quote…

(1789-1863) A French painter of portraits and battle scenes. This is a self portrait.

Horace Vernet

(1789-1863) A French painter of portraits and battle scenes. This is a self portrait.

Although vignetting is normally unintended and undesired, it is sometimes purposely introduced for creative effect, such as to draw attention to the center of the frame

Vignetting Camera Attachment

Although vignetting is normally unintended and undesired, it is sometimes purposely introduced for creative…

Hanging wallpaper

Wallpaper

Hanging wallpaper

Yarmouth Pier, a painting by John Constable.

Yarmouth Pier

Yarmouth Pier, a painting by John Constable.

The Young Lavinia, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough for Macklin's "British Poets."

The Young Lavinia

The Young Lavinia, a painting by Thomas Gainsborough for Macklin's "British Poets."