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Engraving

Scope note

Printing process that produces images in line and with little tonal quality; the plate, usually of copper, is incised using a burin, the slight burr produced is scraped away, and the plate is inked for intaglio printing. OCA

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Term type

AAT
Technique
Reproduction type
Inscription type
Material

Getty AAT term number

300053231

Term used for

engravng

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Lovers

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Gill, Eric

Casket

Maker(s)

Maker: Mann, Michel (Probably)

Les formes acerbes

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown
Draughtsman: Poirier de Dunkerque (After)

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