Panel Painting FAQs:


Q: Is a panel painting a painting made on a flat panel made of wood?

A: Yes, and either a single piece, or a number of pieces joined together.

Q: Is a panel painting dossals?

A: Yes, and altar fronts and crucifixes.

Q: Is a panel painting very old?

A: Yes, it was a very prestigious medium in Greece and Rome, but only very few examples of ancient panel paintings have survived.