- The definition of facture is how art is made, or the quality of how the art is made.
An artist's process for making a painting including the canvas used is an example offacture.
facture definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English ; from Old French ; from Classical Latin factura ; from facere, to make, do
facture definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: French, from Latin factūra, a working or making; see feature.