To take the overglaze painting; this may be compared to the canvas of the painter which is covered with pigment.
In overglaze painted figures the three blue lines will peep from beneath the hem of some garment.
In regard to the overglaze colours used there are some interesting facts.
Nor did the poudre-bleu jar, triumphantly exhibited by the infatuated owner—a splendid specimen painted on the overglaze.
These marks of the crown and the three lines, in blue, are used on all copies of the old models of the overglaze Mller period.
Persons who have burned kilns for overglaze work will find the method of burning pottery very different.