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Ink

Scope note

A fluid medium used for drawings or tracings. An opaque, usually black, pigment is mixed with a vehicle such as water to produce a fluid which can be applied with a pen or stylus. Through the end of the 19th century, ink was supplied dried in stick or block form which was ground and mixed with water as needed. At the beginning of this century prepared ink became popular. MCFAD

This term has 18,844 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Object name
Material
Technique

Getty AAT term number

300015012

Broader Terms used

<coating by form>

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Sketch

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Caldecott, Randolph

Edward Browne

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Unknown
Printmaker: Marshall, William (After)

Sketch

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Caldecott, Randolph

Sketch

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Caldecott, Randolph

Sketch

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Caldecott, Randolph

Sketch

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Caldecott, Randolph

Going to bed

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Ault, Lena
Draughtsman: Ault, Norman

Sketch

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Caldecott, Randolph

PB 233(a)-2003

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Him, George
Writer: Him, George

Sketch

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Caldecott, Randolph

John La Motte

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Faithorne, William (After)

Title page

Maker(s)

Draughtsman: Ault, Lena
Draughtsman: Ault, Norman

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