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  • His colouring for the most part is unpleasing, partly owing to his violent treatment of skies with crude blues and orange, and his chiaroscuro usually is much exaggerated.
  • High contrast, stark, lunar, chiaroscuro, sharp and brittle.
  • It is a sinister work, enhanced by brilliant chiaroscuro lighting, compellingly performed by a superb cast on opening night.
  • In 1999-2000 he received an AHRB grant to investigate the influence of 16th century chiaroscuro woodcuts on contemporary tonal woodblock printing.
  • Black gesso is particularly useful when working with a chiaroscuro technique.

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