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Intaglio

Edited by Gerald Ward

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780195313918
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780195373417
Intaglio

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Process in which the design is hollowed out, the opposite of relief. The term is applied to gemstones (see

Reference Entry.  49 words. 

Subjects: Art Techniques and Principles

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