Sentence Examples


  • Gilding and enamel decoration are applied to vessels when cold, and fixed by heat.
  • These were worked by casting and hammering, and ornamented by inlay, gilding and enamels with the greatest possible skill.
  • Gilding, stains and lacquers, electro-plating, chasing, "matting," frosting, burnishing, mechanically produced mouldings and enrichments, and the other processes esteemed in the 10th century, are disused and avoided.
  • The brilliancy and fair light scale of his tints is constantly remarkable, combined with a free use of gilding; this conduces materially to that celestial character which so pre-eminently distinguishes his pictured visions of the divine persons, the hierarchy of heaven and the glory of the redeemed.
  • The open work was filled up with whitewash, the painting and gilding effaced, the furniture soiled, torn or removed.
 

How would you define gilding? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus