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Methods > Techniques > Visual Arts Techniques > Copperplate engraving
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777Copperplate engraving  
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  • Technique for making prints from an etched printing plate, which is a metal plate on which a design is made by coating the plate with an acid-resistant substance, creating a design in the coating, and then exposing the plate to acid, which etches the plate where the metal is exposed.
SOURCE
  • The J. Paul Getty Trust 2015
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Iakovidou Athena (AA)
CREATOR
  • Xiropaidis Georgios (ASFA)
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