Art and Antiques Terminology
There are 3 names in this directory beginning with the letter L.
Lithography is a printing method originally using fats and oil-based ink applied to stone, but now using polymers applied to metal plates.
Loetz (c. 1840 – 1940) was an Art Nouveau Bohemian (Czechoslovakian) glass maker. Although they produced glass in many different styles including cameo glass, today they are particularly noted for iridescent processes.
A loupe is a special magnifying glass used by jewellers, antiques dealers and other specialists to examine items closely.
This is a Glossary of Art and Antiques Terminology. It includes Fine Art, Decorative Art and Design.
You will find definitions, artists, designers, time periods, materials, makers and manufacturers.