ivorytype definition

  • noun:
    • a photo made by superposing a tinted translucent print upon a stronger printing, to be able to supply the effectation of an image in natural colours.
    • a photo produced by superposing an extremely light print, rendered clear by varnish, and tinted upon the rear, upon a stronger printing, in order to supply the effect of a photograph in normal colors; -- labeled as additionally hellenotype.
    • In photography, just like hellenotype.

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