Thursday, 15 September 2011

Schemata: in painting

A small oil sketch modello
for a 5m high altarpiece
by Tiepolo
A diagrammatic representation; in addition it could be an outline, model or a plan for an overall composition. Also relates to an artists modello for a paintings final composition.

For example:
The artistic achieved his overall vision for the composition by representation through a set of characteristic and recognisable schemata.

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