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date: 14 October 2019

airbrush 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists
Author(s):

Ian Chilvers

An instrument for spraying paint or similar substance (ink, dye, varnish) by means of compressed air. It looks rather like an outsize fountain pen and is operated in a similar fashion, the pressure of the forefinger on a lever regulating the air supply. It can be controlled so as to give large areas of flat colour, delicate gradations of tone, or a fine mist.... ...

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