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Art Encyclopedia - Environment

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Environment refers to the space around, or the surround. In a painting the environment can be rendered flat, shallow or deep. In a painting it contains the attributes or paraphernalia related to the main objects represented. The other objects in the space of the environment are of secondary importance to the main subject of the painting. | Contact Us | List Your Art | List Your Art Gallery | Site Map

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