preview

Hellenistic Period Research Paper

Decent Essays
The Hellenistic period starts during the Hellenistic civilization, one of the Art forms used during this period was Fresco, the art of painting on plaster walls. Before painting the walls they had to be prepared with a thin layer of white lime plaster. Then using a sharp instrument they would outline the features and sketched all the details, colors were applied after. This medium was used to paint the interior of villas; places were covered with imaginative impressions of life and nature. Fresco artists were usually supported by royalty and wealthier members of
Get Access