In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1feminine pintura monocromáticafeminine fotografía en blanco y negro
2(technique)painted in monochrome — pintado en diferentes tonalidades de un mismo color
- photographed in monochrome — fotografiado en blanco y negro
1(picture) monocromático(picture) monocromo(television/photograph) en blanco y negro
- His earlier enlargements of these miniature monochromes have given way to increasingly complex compositions.
- In subsequent works, he geometrically structured the stippled monochromes to toy with color contrasts.
- In July 3, the rocky coastline they both share is a near monochrome of pale blues that darken in the rocks and billowing clouds as though illuminated by moonlight.
- Pioneering monochromes by Malevich, Rodchenko, Reinhardt, Klein and Ryman employ just one color, unlike many later examples that feature a dominant but not single hue.
- These monochromes were seductive, their surfaces smooth and shimmering.
- He draws the projected image, turns the lights back on and slowly brings the painting up from a monochrome to a colored underpainting.
- It's in the middle of the far wall, to the left of the monochromes.
- Of the fours works that Stenclova presented in New York, the most striking was Green Cycle, a grouping of four monochromes.
- Some eighteenth-century Chinese ceramics with monochrome glazes and iridescent surfaces influenced his glazes, which were primarily iridescent monochromes punctuated with crystals.
- At first glance, they resemble a suite of Minimalist monochromes.
- On the other hand, the deep, rich Clear Blue #1 seems at first a pure monochrome; on closer view, varnishlike swirls of wax can be seen as they catch light from certain vantage points.
- However, Kuwayama's interest in perfect geometric form was already manifest in the monochromes he painted following his 1958 arrival in New York City.
- A splendid white monochrome, Number 94, consists mainly of the paper-cast shells of objects.
- The new works may be her most reserved and elegant since the monochromes (such as charcoal on vellum) that she made in the late '80s.
- The installation established a quiet pulsation, the result of the two sizes in which Rudolf de Crignis paints his monochromes - either 60 inches square or 30 inches square.
- I think he must have seen Rothko's last great monochromes in 1969, just before his suicide.
- When looked at from the sides it seemed to be a near monochrome, but it also evoked vast expanses of lava seen from afar.
- Rose's exemplary essay on the history and meaning of the monochrome in the superbly designed catalogue is both factually enlightening and philosophically thought-provoking.
- This piece also reflects the fact that colors and surfaces change over time, so that monochromes frequently evolve into polychromes, or lose their original texture, hue or intensity.
- All the images are mechanically produced by a sub-photographic process that can yield monochromes in brown, blue or red.
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