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lino-cut

Michael Clarke

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

Second edition

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199569922
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727146
lino-cut

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A relief print cut in linoleum, similar to *woodcut. It was first used early in the 20th century and was taken up by Matisse in the late 1930s, and by Picasso, the majority of whose lino-cuts date from the late 1950s. Its cheapness and ease of use have meant that it has found particular popularity with ...

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Subjects: Theory of Art

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