Relief print
Relief printing is a process where protruding surface faces of the printing plate or block are inked; recessed areas are ink free. Printing the image is therefore a relatively simple matter of inking...
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Banhua
Banhua (Chinese: 版画) is the Chinese umbrella term for any printed art objects, and especially for those made by woodblock printing, the term used for woodcuts from Asia.
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Letterpress printing
Letterpress printing is a technique of relief printing using a printing press. A worker composes and locks movable type into the bed of a press, inks it, and presses paper against it to transfer the i...
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Woodcut
Woodcut, occasionally known as xylography, is a relief printing technique in printmaking. An artist carves an image into the surface of a block of wood—typically with gouges—leaving the printing parts...
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Rubber stamp
Rubber stamping, also called stamping, is a craft in which some type of ink made of dye or pigment is applied to an image or pattern that has been carved, molded, laser engraved or vulcanized, onto a ...
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Spread of European movable type printing
Despite the earlier invention in Imperial China of movable type printing technology by the Han Chinese inventor Bi Sheng between the years 1041 - 1048 the influence of Bi Sheng's innovation was limite...
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Spread of the printing press
Despite the earlier invention in Imperial China of movable type printing technology by the Han Chinese inventor Bi Sheng between the years 1041 - 1048 the influence of Bi Sheng's innovation was limite...
Spread of the printing press - Wikipedia
The Koren Picture-Bible (1692–1696)
The Koren Picture-Bible is a series of 36 woodcuts illustrating Genesis and Revelation. It is the outstanding example of Russian woodcut artistry in the 17th century and of the "Koren-style" woodcut, ...
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Tinsel prints
A Tinsel print is a rare type of old master print parts of which are decorated with small thin shiny fragments of metal or quartz crystal applied to glue. Gold leaf fragments were used on some, and...
Reduction print
A reduction print is a print of a large-size format film converted to a smaller size format (for example, a 70mm print converted to 35mm). Often this is necessary because not all theaters have a scree...
Chromotypograph
Chromotypograph refers to any number of obsolete graphic arts or printing processes which used cold and warm rinse etching baths to create surfaces by which color images could be relief printed from z...
Steel engraving
Steel engraving is a technique for printing illustrations based on steel instead of copper. It has been rarely used in artistic printmaking, although it was much used for reproductions in the 19th cen...
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Composition roller
A composition roller is a tool used in letterpress printing to apply ink to a bed of type in a printing press. It consists of a cylinder made of a substance known as "roller composition" or simply "co...
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Block book
Block books, also called xylographica, are short books of up to 50 leaves, block printed in Europe in the second half of the 15th century as woodcuts with blocks carved to include both text and illust...
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Printmaking society
Printmaking societies (also known as printmaking clubs) were prolific in 19th century United States. Their origin, however, began in Europe in the 18th century. Their impetus was primarily exhibition,...
Stephen Scott Young
Stephen Scott Young (b. 1957 Honolulu, Hawaii) is an American artist best known for his watercolor paintings and etchings that depict everyday life on the east coast of the United States and the Out I...
Wood engraving
Wood engraving is a printmaking and letterpress printing technique, in which the artist works the image or matrix of images into a block of wood. Functionally a variety of woodcut, it uses relief pri...
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Movable type
Movable type is the system of printing and typography that uses movable components to reproduce the elements of a document (usually individual letters or punctuation).The world's first known movable t...
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A History of British Birds
A History of British Birds is a natural history book by Thomas Bewick, published in two volumes. Volume 1, "Land Birds", appeared in 1797. Volume 2, "Water Birds", appeared in 1804. A supplement was p...
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New Year picture
A New Year Picture (Chinese: 年画) (Pinyin: Nían Hùa; literally "Year Picture") is a popular Banhua in China. It is a form of Chinese colored woodblock print, for decoration during the Chinese New Year ...
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