etching

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Synonyms for etching

an impression made from an etched plate

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an etched plate made with the use of acid

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making engraved or etched plates and printing designs from them

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There was a new etching to be admired, and they were called on to observe what the baronet called its tones, and what Agatha would have called its degrees of smudginess.
He put the etching away, showing no disposition to look further into the portfolio, and remarked, "The only art that interests me is photography.
The artists are sticking to the old barbarous, difficult, and imperfect processes of etching and portrait painting merely to keep up the value of their monopoly of the required skill.
Erskine," added Trefusis, lowering his voice, and turning to the poet, "you are wrong to take part with hucksters and money-hunters against your own nature, even though the attack upon them is led by a man who prefers photography to etching.
It was Gautier's Emaux et Camees, Charpentier's Japanese-paper edition, with the Jacquemart etching.
And also to an Act, entitled, "an Act, supplementary to an Act, for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times herein mentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints.
Amid so many marvellous engravings, there is one etching in particular, which is supposed to represent Doctor Faust, and which it is impossible to contemplate without being dazzled.
A COMPLETE set of 100 Picasso etchings that has not been seen in public before has been donated to the British Museum.
VALENCIA - The most popular series of etchings by influential Spanish artist Francisco Goya, titled ``Los Caprichos,'' is on display in the gallery at College of the Canyons.
THIS OCTOBER, THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Boston, will present an exhibition of some one hundred fifty of the finest examples of Rembrandt's etchings together with about twenty paintings and thirty drawings which are similar to etchings ill craftsmanship and scale.
Smaller etchings interspersed within the text come from the original image and focus on particular objects, unfolding a fascinating story of the woodland's history, as if it were written on the land.