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Mural painting and decoration

Here are entered general works on painting on wall surfaces. Works on outdoor mural painting decorating buildings in public thoroughfares and often drawing attention to contemporary urban problems such as drugs, minorities, police brutality, etc. are entered under Street art. Works on drawing on wall surfaces emphasizing the concept of drawing with the drawing usually visible for a limited period of time are entered under Wall drawing (Conceptual art).

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  • Ceilings, Painted
  • Frescoes
  • Fresco painting
  • Frescos
  • Murals
  • Painted ceilings
  • Painting, Decorative
  • Wall decoration
  • Wall-painting
Filed under: Mural painting and decoration Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Chilean -- 20th century Filed under: Street art -- Political aspects -- Chile Filed under: Street art -- Social aspects -- Chile Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Chilean -- 21st century Filed under: Cave paintings -- Conservation and restoration -- Congresses Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Ancient -- Conservation and restoration -- Egypt -- Thebes (Extinct city) Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Chinese -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- CongressesFiled under: Mural painting and decoration, Chinese -- Conservation and restoration -- Congresses Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Egyptian -- Conservation and restoration -- Egypt -- Thebes (Extinct city) Filed under: Mural painting and decoration -- France -- Paris -- Early works to 1800
  • [Info] Nicholas Flammel, His Exposition of the Hieroglyphicall Figures Which he Caused to Bee Painted Upon an Arch in St. Innocents Church-yard, in Paris; Together with the Secret Booke of Artephius, and the Epistle of Iohn Pontanus, Concerning Both the Theoricke and the Practicke of the Philosophers Stone (London: Printed by T. Snodham for T. Walkley, 1624), by Nicolas Flamel, Artephius, and Joannes Pontanus, trans. by Eirenaeus Orandus
Filed under: Cave paintings -- France Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Italian -- Italy -- Battaglia Terme -- 16th century Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Renaissance -- Italy -- Battaglia Terme Filed under: Mural painting and decoration -- New York (State) -- New York -- Catalogs Filed under: Encaustic painting -- Technique
  • [Info] Antichità, Vantaggi, e Metodo della Pittura Encausta: Discorso Letto nella Pubblica Adunanza della R. Accademia Economica di Firenze il dì 10. Settembre 1794 (in Italian; Venice: S. Apollinare, 1800), by Giovanni Valentino Mattia Fabbroni
Filed under: Cave paintings -- SpainFiled under: Encaustic painting Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Egyptian Filed under: Mural painting and decoration, Egyptian -- CatalogsFiled under: Mural painting and decoration, EtruscanFiled under: Mural painting and decoration, Roman

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