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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 974 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Technique

Getty AAT term number

300053239

Broader Terms used

<etching (printmaking process)>

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

The Industrious Cottager

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Blake, William
Draughtsman: Morland, George (After)
Publisher: Smith, J. R.

Sir Isaac Newton

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown
Publisher: Cole, William

Maskelyne

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Page, R.
Publisher: Jones, G.

Mrs Hannah More

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Fry, William Thomas
Publisher: Cadell, Thomas
Painter: Bird, Edward (After)

Sir Isaac Newton

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Scriven, Edward
Painter: Banck, Jan van der (After)

Miss Foote

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Dr Percy

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Possession

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown
Publisher: Miller, R.

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