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White Ground (Technique, Concept)

Canonical URI: http://kerameikos.org/id/white_ground


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White Ground (en), Tecnica a fondo bianco (it), Weißgrundige Vasenmalerei (de)Additional labels


White-ground technique is a style of ancient Greek vase painting in which figures appear on a white background. It developed in the region of Attica, dated to about 500 B.C.

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