Origin of oil painting
Related formsoil painter, noun
Examples from the Web for oil painting
As he turned, his gaze encountered an oil-painting hanging above the mantelpiece.The Kingdom Round the Corner|Coningsby Dawson
But this, my love, is an oil-painting, with what I judge to be a very valuable old-fashioned frame.
Oil-painting a wall is a sure means of excluding and destroying them.
The claim of Van Eyck to the invention of oil-painting in the 15th century, has been shown to be untenable.
Giovanni Santi calls the inventor of oil-painting "Il gran Johannes."