line engraving definition

  • noun:
    • A metal dish, used in intaglio printing, at first glance which design lines happen engraved manually.
    • The process of making such an engraving.
    • A print produced from such an engraving.
    • See range slice.
    • Engraving in which the results are manufactured by lines of different width and nearness, slashed with the burin upon copper or similar material; also, a plate so engraved.
    • an image created by printing from such an engraving.
    • a photo made by publishing from these types of an engraving.
    • the entire process of engraving in outlines: commonly synonymous with metallic or copperplate engraving. See engraving.
    • An engraved dish, or a print representing its topic chiefly or completely by outlines.
    • a print acquired from a line attracting
    • engraving composed of a block that's been etched or etched

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