We were received in rooms with tables and chairs, and an oil-painting!
This is the art of colouring a photograph so as to imitate an oil-painting.
As is well known, oil-painting exists neither in China nor Japan.
Lely was nearly as famous for crayon work as for oil-painting.
I go in for oil-painting, for instance, and that is the despair of my family.
It hadn't been easy to get time off from the oil-painting factory.
You have often heard quoted the saying of Michael Angelo, that oil-painting was only fit for women and children.
For, as M. Dimier tells us, 'the oil-painting was never attempted from life.
But this, my love, is an oil-painting, with what I judge to be a very valuable old-fashioned frame.
The claim of Van Eyck to the invention of oil-painting in the 15th century, has been shown to be untenable.