photogravure definition

  • noun:
    • the entire process of printing from an intaglio plate, etched based on a photographic picture.
    • An intaglio procedure for printing photographic reproductions in papers and books.
    • A print so made.
    • A photoengraving; additionally, the method in which these types of an image is produced.
    • the skill of creating on material, by a software of the activity of light on a sensitized surface, frequently supplemented by etching, an incised engraved dish for printing.
    • A print extracted from a photograph upon copper, etched with acid, and produced by the copperplate procedure.
    • publishing from an intaglio dish prepared by photographic techniques
    • an intaglio printing from gravure
    • utilizing photography to create a plate for publishing
  • others:
    • to make in photogravure.

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