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Author Gascoigne, Bamber.
Title How to identify prints : a complete guide to manual and mechanical processes from woodcut to ink jet / Bamber Gascoigne.
Imprint New York, N.Y. : Thames and Hudson, 1986.
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Description 208 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Note Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. [198]
Contents The prints -- Print families -- The three types of print -- Other images known as prints -- Manual prints and process prints -- Monochrome prints and colour prints -- Manual prints -- Monochrome -- Relief -- Woodcuts -- Wood engravings -- Metal relief prints -- Modern relief methods -- Intaglio -- Engravings -- Etchings -- Dyrpoints -- Line engravings -- Steel engravings -- Crayon manner and stipple engravings -- Soft ground etchings -- Mezzotints -- Aquatints -- Other total methods in intaglio -- Planographic -- Lithographs -- Transfer lithographs -- Colour -- Chiaroscuro woodcuts -- Colour woodcuts -- Tinted wood engravings and colour wood engravings -- Relief colour from metal blocks -- Modern relief methods in colour -- Tinted lithographs -- Colour lithographs -- Mixed methods -- Baxter prints -- Nelson prints -- New methods in colour -- Process prints -- Categories of process print -- Monochrome -- Line blocks -- Relief halftones -- Nature prints -- Photogalvanographs -- Line photogravures -- Tone photogravures -- Gravures (machine-printed) -- Collotypes -- Photolithographs -- Relief -- Intaglio -- Planographic -- Screenprints and non-prints -- Screenprints -- Monotypes and cliches-verre -- Keys to identification -- Images with printed text -- Words below the image: what they say -- Words below the image: how they look -- The plate mark -- How the ink lies -- Varieties of line -- Varieties of tone -- Varieties of face -- Differences -- The pleasure of oddities -- Is the image printed? -- Original or reproduction? -- Embossing -- Lift ground -- States -- Ruling machines, multiple tint tools, medal engraving -- Prepared, manufactured and mechanical tints -- Colour print or coloured print? -- Tint or colour? -- Colour form one or more impressions? -- Colour separation -- Register -- How many printed colour? -- Paper -- Process, mechanical: stereotyping -- Process, chemical: electrotyping -- Process, photochemical -- Halftone screens -- Illustrated books -- Postcards -- Banknotes and stamps -- Newspapers and magazines -- Around the house -- Reference -- A print vocabulary: a guide to consistent usage -- The Sherlock Holmes approach -- Glossary-index.
Subject Prints -- Technique.
Engraving -- Technique.
Intaglio printing.
Lithography.
LCCN 86050519
ISBN 050023454X (jacket)
Branch Call Number 760.028 G
Research Call Number Desk-MDI 87-2309
*R-Map Div. 03-2123