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Stipple

Scope note

Printmaking process that achieves tonal areas by making short flicks or dots in an etching gorund, sometimes in combination with etched lines. For 15th-century process of making relief-printed engravings with stippled areas, use "dotted manner."

This term has 980 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Technique

Getty AAT term number

300053239

Broader Terms used

<etching (printmaking process)>

Created

12yrs ago

Connected records

Cymon and Iphigenia

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Cybele

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

General Lafayette

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Boutrau
Draughtsman: Meyer, Madame (After)

Thomas Twining

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Godby, James
Painter: Halls, John James (After)
Draughtsman: Evans, William (After)

The Chevalier d'Eon

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Chambars, Thomas
Painter: Cosway, Richard (After)

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