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  • v. Present participle of lacker.

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Examples

  • If a colour be not extremely permanent, dilution will render it in some measure more weak and fugitive; and this occurs in several ways -- by a too free use of the vehicle; by complex mixture in the formation of tints; by distribution, in glazing or lackering, of colours upon the lights downward, or scumbling colours upon the shades upward; or by a mixed mode very common among the Venetian painters, in which opaque pigments are combined, as umber and lake.

    Field's Chromatography or Treatise on Colours and Pigments as Used by Artists

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