In Venetian artwork, Greek merchants always wear black hats which are shaped like stout top hats. Different regions of the world started importing ground up material which they would offer others to use in oil paint. China provided cinnabar which made bright red vermilion, Russia offered malachite which made densely colored greens, and Afghanistan provided lapis lazuli which was the rarest of all and offer the ability to create ultramarine blue, stemming from the Latin term “ultra mare” meaning ...
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