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electrotyping

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 151 words.

The production of a very durable *relief printing *plate by electro-deposition, first demonstrated in the US c.1841. Electrotype

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Monotype

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 501 words.

A *hot-metal *machine-casting and setting system, producing individual pieces of metal *type for *relief printing, used extensively throughout the

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half-tones

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 106 words.

Images printed by the half-tone process, whereby a *relief printing surface is created. Original *artwork, photographed through a screen,

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Electrotypes

Meta Chavannes.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 195 words.

known as galvanotypes in continental western Europe. A copy made in copper or nickel of an existing relief-printing block made

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Chemitype

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Method used in the 19th century to transform an intaglio plate into a relief block for the convenience of printing illustrations simultaneously with type. It was invented in Denmark in ...

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Brayer

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Hand roller of rubber or gelatin used for applying ink to relief printing blocks (see Prints, §III, 1) or occasionally for the direct application of paint or ink to a surface.

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stereotyping

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The process of making cast-metal copies of a relief printing surface, such as a forme of type or a woodblock illustration. Various methods have been used, all of which result ...

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planography

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A term used to describe a surface technique of printmaking, such as lithography or screenprinting, as opposed to relief or intaglio where the surface of the printing plate or block is cut...

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electrostatic printing

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The transfer of a text or image by means of an electrical or electrostatic charge, rather than by a printing surface (relief, intaglio, or planographic). The best-known application is...

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electrotyping

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The production of a very durable relief printing plate by electro-deposition, first demonstrated in the US c.1841. Electrotype plates are more durable than stereotype plates because they...

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dotted manner

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 64 words.

A printmaking technique which is a decorative elaboration of *metalcut (printing from a metal design in relief) in which the large uncut areas that would normally print black are broken up...

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lithography

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 271 words.

(Greek: lithos, ‘stone’, and graphein, ‘to write’).

A method of printing from a design drawn directly on to a slab of stone or other suitable material. The design is neither raised...

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lithography

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 278 words.

(Greek: lithos, ‘stone’, and graphein, ‘to write’).

A method of printing from a design drawn directly on to a slab of stone or other suitable material. The design is neither raised...

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Monotype

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A hot-metal machine-casting and setting system, producing individual pieces of metal type for relief printing, used extensively throughout the world during the 20th century until the 1960s,...

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Elisha Kirkall

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Whose early, rather unsuccessful wood-engraved illustrations were followed by others in metal, printed relief. This technical advance allowed simultaneous printing with type, reaching its...

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dotted manner

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A printmaking technique which is a decorative elaboration of metalcut (printing from a metal design in relief) in which the large uncut areas that would normally print black are broken up...

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Electrotype

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking. 52 words.

[galvanoplasty]

Relief printing block in which the plate is made by electrolytically coating a mould with copper. The process ( see Prints §III 1., (ii) ) is the electrical...

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woodcut

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 324 words.

A printmaking technique of printing in relief from a wooden block usually made from the plank of a fairly soft wood. The artist draws the design either directly onto the block or onto a...

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Printing and publishing of music

Stanley Boorman, Eleanor Selfridge-Field and Donald W. Krummel.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 49706 words.

Printing is a technique for producing many single sets of copies taken from raised, incised or plane surfaces: that is, from type or from wood or metal blocks cut in relief; from...

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Chemitype

Pat Gilmour.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking. 174 words.

Method used in the 19th century to transform an intaglio plate into a relief block for the convenience of printing illustrations simultaneously with type. It was invented in Denmark in...

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