A form of mural in which the paint is applied to wet plaster and dries in place.

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Paintings made by the technique of fresco painting, which is a mural painting technique in which permanent pigments, dispersed in water, are painted on freshly laid lime plaster.

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  1. 1.   Overview of Frescoes  ← you are here
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  3. 3.   Artworks & Objects in Frescoes (15)
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Title
Frescoes
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
November 7, 2021