Translation of engraving in Spanish:

engraving

grabado, n.

Pronunciation /ɛnˈɡreɪvɪŋ//ɪnˈɡreɪvɪŋ//ɪnˈɡreɪvɪŋ//ɛnˈɡreɪvɪŋ/

noun

  • 1

    (process, work)
    grabado masculine
    • Techniques of engraving, casting, and die-stamping usually associated with silver are also employed in jewelry making.
    • The early history of music-printing relates closely to printing in general and to the ancillary arts of engraving, map-making, and die-cutting for coins and medals.
    • In the course of his research, Professor Turner has developed the skill to recognise styles of engraving in the manner of a handwriting expert.
    • The traditional Basque decorative arts consist primarily of woodcarving and engraving on stone.
    • There will be demonstrations of glassmaking techniques, including engraving and painting on glass.
    • The gilder perhaps derived this delicate technique, a form of engraving, from Giles's apprenticeship to a jeweller.
    • It is similar to the technique of engraving, where a line is cut straight into the metal plate by the engraver.
    • Take your time don't rush your work - engraving is a time consuming process and some mistakes cannot be undone!
    • Born, raised, and educated just outside of London, Barraclough initially learned the art of engraving from a Master English gunsmith in the late 1940s.
    • Drypoint is a process of engraving in which line images are carved into a plate using a hard needle tool.
    • There he studied painting with him and learned the Western technique of engraving.
    • Designs used blown glass techniques with little cutting and engraving but no painting or gilding.
    • Alan could make out ornate engraving across the surface and for the first time noticed the small feet that protruded from under the rim.
    • Artisans then begin the process of engraving on it.
    • Considered as goldsmith's work, the dishes are unremarkable and represent a fairly standard form for the time; it is in their complex and dense engraving that their artistic interest lies.
    • Before moving to America he had worked in Chorley as an apprentice calico designer and learned the art of engraving at his father's business, who was a woollen manufacturer.
    • Such qualities stood to challenge the kind of collective participation and sectional approach traditional engraving often required.
    • He spent a year studying in Italy before learning engraving in Paris.
  • 2

    • 2.1Printing
      (block)

      plancha feminine
      • The Napoleon book features engravings and watercolours showing the island of St Helena and portraits of the emperor and the Count De Las Cases.
      • Some cards were printed on simulated parchment, and some were illustrated with copperplate engravings.
      • Works of art include paintings, engravings, prints as well as original sculptures or statues.
      • The enormous influence of his woodcuts and engravings turned the print into a significant and distinctively German art form.
      • Fond of using wood as a medium, Frank began to gain recognition for his woodcuts and wood engravings.
      • On display will be a range of visual interpretations of characters and scenes, including early wood engravings and contemporary photographs.
      • They, it seems, were copied from books of engravings and photographs or from pictures painted by others.
      • By the middle of the 1600s engravings depict the tower as three storeys high but dilapidated.
      • The shop specialises in maps, engravings, and prints from 1570 onwards.
      • There's some absolutely beautiful engravings in some of these early botanical books which they did.
      • All engravings are hand-made in the workshop from the original plates by a team of four specialists.
      • As well as contemporary bronzes and ivories, engravings were also being used as design sources.
      • These photographs were offered for sale to newspapers, where they supplemented the older tradition of line drawings and engravings.
      • The monk reached down, took it out, and peered at the intricate engraving of Chinese characters.
      • Certain of the artist's plates, pictures and engravings had been sold in 1858 for £2,500.
      • His exploits were commemorated in a series of paintings, portraits and engravings.
      • His best-known works are his wood engravings, which are mainly figure compositions and landscapes in a bold, clear style.
      • The best illustrated edition of Jane Austen uses contemporary fashion plates, engravings of carriages, town scenes and so on.
      • For sheer numbers of prints and engravings reproduced, no other Victorian artist came close.
      • Walking around the back of the island an engraving on the wall of a building intrigued me.

    • 2.2Printing
      (copy)

      grabado masculine