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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

This term has 20,801 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Technique
Reproduction type
Inscription type
Material

Getty AAT term number

300053231

Term used for

engravng

Created

12yrs ago

Connected records

Joachim Heller

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Spring

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Saenredam, Jan (Attributed)
Draughtsman: Goltzius, Hendrik

Sir George Treby

Maker(s)

Printmaker: White, Robert
Draughtsman: White, Robert (After)

Madam Elinora Gwynne

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Valck, Gerard
Painter: Cooper, Samuel (After)

Gabriel Schlusselberger

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Strauch, Lorenz (Possibly)

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