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in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Tool used in engraving (see Engraving, fig.g and h). It has a toothed wheel that makes a series of small indentations on the metal printmaking plate and was used together with a mattoir to make prints in the various dot and tonal processes of the 18th century (see Crayon manner and Stipple (i)).

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Subjects: Art

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