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Ian Chilvers

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199532940
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727634

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(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 in relief as in ...

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Subjects: Art

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