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Polychromy

The decoration of a surface in many colours, often including metallic treatments such as gilding.

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Colley Cibber
possibly from the studio of Sir Henry Cheere, 1st Bt
circa 1740
NPG 1045

King George III
by Francis Philibert Hardenberg
1820
NPG 4383

Henryk Gotlib
by Henryk Gotlib
circa 1942
NPG 6642

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