In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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.
- 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.
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