End of the Season by William Merritt Chase, 1885, pastel, 13¼ x 17¾. Pastel painting or pastel drawing starts with an implement of pigment mixed with chalk or clay and combined with gum to make a paste that is then hardened and made available as soft or hard pastels, pastel pencils, or...
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on 16 Mar 2012
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A colorless surface coating that prevents media such as chalk and pastel from dusting and smudging.
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on 23 Sep 2009
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