Glossary of terms used in picture framingThere are 104 entries in this glossary.
A Tibetan Buddhist painting on fabric, usually portraying the Buddha or lamas. Also spelled thangka.
Tagged Image File Format (abbreviated TIFF) is a file format for storing images, including photographs and line art. It is as of 2009 under the control of Adobe Systems.
Document that provides backgraound information on the graphic edition such as edition size, printer, technique, year of execution.
|Trompe L´oeil (Tromp´- loy)||
A french term meaning "deception of the eye." It is applied to painting so photographically realistic that it may fool the viewer into thinking that the objects or scene represented are real rather than painted.