In-glaze painted decoration

Decoration painted onto the raw faience glaze before glost firing. The colours that are able to withstand a second firing are cobalt blue, copper green, antimony yellow and manganese purple.

Synonym: Decoration with high-temperature colours
French: Peintures de grand feu
German: Inglasurmalerei, Scharffeuermalerei

Translation Sandy Haemmerle


Blondel 2001
Nicole Blondel, Céramique: vocabulaire technique, Paris 2001, 258.